John Nyumbu Profile

John Nyumbu
Full Name: John Nyumbu
Birth date: May 31, 1985
Age: 36
Birth Country: Zimbabwe
Batting Style: Right Hand batsman
Bowling Style: Right Arm Offbreak
Team :
The Zimbabwe cricket team is currently filled with some of the great youngsters. These are the talented stars of the team and have the capacity to take this team to a top level. From a very long time this team has surprised the cricketing world by beating many reputed teams in some great competitions. In this young team John Nyumbu plays an important role as an off-spinner. He was born on 31st May in the year 1985 and is from the city of Bulawayo.

He has been the front line spinner for the various domestic teams of Zimbabwe. He has been playing for many teams and made his first class debut in the year 2004. He played his first match for the Matabeleland. The Zimbabwe team has a great number of spinners in their bucket and due to this the player had to wait for a great amount of time.  The player before coming to the national side also played the List A game and made his debut in the year 2006. In List A matches he played for the Masvingo team.

In the year 2014 he made his debut in the national test team against South Africa. it was in the South Africa’s tour of Zimbabwe which brought him the good news. He in his first match made a great impact taking 5 wickets in the 1st innings itself. For his good performance he was rewarded with the call up for the National ODI side in the same series. In his first match against ODI he played against South Africa and successfully took 2 wickets. his performance was admired by the board and thus became the regular member of the national side.

Recent matches

RunsWktsOppMatch DateScore
6 0/44 Australia03 Jul,2018 IT20
1 0/32 Pakistan01 Jul,2018 IT20
8, 0 0/107, 0/22 New Zealand06 Aug,2016 TEST
1 0/32 Afghanistan18 Oct,2015 ODI
- 0/19 Afghanistan16 Oct,2015 ODI
7 0/37 Ireland13 Oct,2015 ODI
- 0/39 Ireland11 Oct,2015 ODI
- 2/35 Ireland09 Oct,2015 ODI
4 1/33 Pakistan05 Oct,2015 ODI
- 0/38 Pakistan03 Oct,2015 ODI

Statistictics by year

Batting Statistics

TEST 338147.6000
ODI 1946184.6000
IT20 276-00

Bowling Statistics

TEST 3110.3379575.80
ODI 19140.47381743.41
IT20 26760-

Last Series Played

Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe Test Series 2018
Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe ODI Series 2018
Australia, Pakistan, Zimbabwe T20 Tri Series 2018
Zimbabwe vs New Zealand Test Series 2016
Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe T20 Series 2015
Team Squad
Tanaka Lance Chivanga Prince Masvaure
Brendan Taylor Victor Nyauchi
Regis Chakabva Sean Williams
Roy Kaia Donald Tiripano
Tendai Chisoro Tarisai Musakanda

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