Elton Chigumbura

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Elton Chigumbura
Elton Chigumbura, Zimbabwe Cricket
Born (1986-03-14) March 14, 1986 (age 33)
Kwekwe
NationalityZimbabwean
Occupation
  • Cricketer
Years active2002 - Present
Known forPlaying International Cricket for Zimbabwe


Elton Chigumbura, is a Zimbabwean professional cricketer whose game role is All Rounder. His batting style is Right hand bat and bowls Right-arm fast-medium. He has represented Zimbabwe at ODIs and the World Cup such as the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015.

Background[edit]

Elton Chigumbura was born on 14 March 1986 in Kwekwe. The Major Teams Elton Chigumbura Has played for include the following
Zimbabwe, Africa XI, Barbados Tridents, Mashonaland A, Mashonaland Eagles, Northamptonshire, Northerns (Zimbabwe), Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club, Southern Rocks, Sylhet Royals, Zimbabwe Under-19s, Zimbabwe XI

Career[edit]

He made his first class debut in 2002 at the age of 15. Chigumbura broke into the one-day international side in April 2004 and has more than 160 ODI caps. He has so far appeared at 3 world cups; 2007, 2011 and now 2015. Chigumbura has an ODI top score of 90 and best figures of 4-28.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ICC World Cup Zimbabwe Squad Profiles , International Cricket Council, Published:Unknown, Retrieved:14 February 2015