Gavin Ewing

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Gavin Ewing
Personal information
Full name Gavin Mackie Ewing
Born (1981-01-21) 21 January 1981 (age 36)
Harare, Zimbabwe
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm offbreak
Role All-rounder
International information
National side
Test debut 17 October 2003 v Australia
Last Test 13 September 2005 v India
ODI debut 1 December 2004 v England
Last ODI 4 September 2005 v India
Domestic team information
Years Team
2002–5 Matabeleland
2009–13 Matabeleland Tuskers
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI FC LA
Matches 3 7 56 62
Runs scored 108 97 3,288 1,281
Batting average 18.00 13.85 40.09 27.25
100s/50s 0/1 0/0 7/19 1/6
Top score 71 46 212 106
Balls bowled 426 312 7,123 2,160
Wickets 2 5 98 43
Bowling average 130.00 47.20 34.25 35.16
5 wickets in innings 0 0 4 0
10 wickets in match 0 0 0 0
Best bowling 1/27 3/31 7/64 3/8
Catches/stumpings 1/– 3/– 26/– 22/–
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 11 June 2015

Gavin Mackie Ewing (born 21 January 1981 in Harare) is a Zimbabwean cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and bowls a right-arm offbreak. As a teenager he spent a short time at Potchefstroom Boys High in South Africa before returning to Zimbabwe.

He plays for Zimbabwe and Matabeleland. His current Test high batting score is 71, with an average of 18. He was initially called up for the 2003-04 tour in Australia, having previously played in the 1999 Under-19 World Cup and finished in the list of the top ten wicket players. He is a confident and aggressive middle-order batsman, and amongst the list of fifteen cricketers who had a coming together with the country's Cricket Union in 2004. He returned to the side in November of that year. In 2009, he spent a season playing cricket in Devon for Paignton CC, having a reasonable season before returning to Zimbabwe.