Players / South Africa / Colin Ackermann

Colin Ackermann      

Full name Colin Niel Ackermann

Born April 4, 1991, George, South Africa

Current age 23 years 335 days

Major teams Eastern Province, Eastern Province Under-19s, South Africa Under-19s

Nickname Ackers

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Education Grey High School, Port Elizabeth

Colin Niel Ackermann
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 47 83 9 2896 144 39.13 6184 46.83 6 19 394 12 32 0
List A 32 30 7 591 83* 25.69 912 64.80 0 4 44 8 20 0
Twenty20 20 19 3 342 63 21.37 353 96.88 0 1 20 13 10 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 47 42 1743 854 25 3/85 4/54 34.16 2.93 69.7 0 0 0
List A 32 21 722 513 15 3/35 3/35 34.20 4.26 48.1 0 0 0
Twenty20 20 9 150 157 4 2/22 2/22 39.25 6.28 37.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Gauteng v Eastern Province at Johannesburg, Oct 28-30, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Warriors v Lions at East London, Feb 26-Mar 1, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Boland at Port Elizabeth, Oct 3, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Knights v Warriors at Kimberley, Feb 4, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Boland v Eastern Province at Paarl, Oct 16, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Northerns v Eastern Province at Centurion, Feb 22, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
11, 1/29, 30 Warriors v Lions East London 26 Feb 2015 FC
63, 0/27 E. Province v Northerns Centurion 22 Feb 2015 T20
42, 1/71, 38 E. Province v Northerns Centurion 19 Feb 2015 FC
1/40, 12 Warriors v Knights Kimberley 4 Feb 2015 LA
12, 0/27 Warriors v Cape Cobras Paarl 1 Feb 2015 LA
1 Warriors v Dolphins Port Elizabeth 30 Jan 2015 LA
59, 76, 0/16 Warriors v Dolphins East London 8 Jan 2015 FC
83, 0/6, 107* E. Province v Easterns Port Elizabeth 6 Nov 2014 FC
0/14, 12 Warriors v Knights Johannesburg 2 Nov 2014 T20
1/31, 20, 47 Warriors v Titans Benoni 2 Oct 2014 FC
Profile

A player with a degree of buzz around his name, Colin Ackermann has been earmarked as the future of South African cricket. A promising top-order batsman who bowls tidy off spin, Ackermann is the product of Grey High School in Port Elizabeth, with whom he toured England. He was the leading run-scorer in the CSA Under-19 three-day competition in 2009, where he averaged 200 with two centuries. His cricketing hero is Jacques Kallis, but his game is modeled along the lines of JP Duminy's.
Cricinfo staff January 2010

Latest Articles
Latest Photos

Jan 11, 2010

Colin Ackermann

Colin Ackermann

© Getty Images

Country Fixtures Country Results
Cape Cobras v Dolphins at Cape Town - Mar 5-8
Cape Cobras 156 Dolphins 158/2
29th Match, Pool B: Pakistan v South Africa at Auckland
Mar 7, 2015 (14:00 local | 01:00 GMT | 20:00 EST -1d | 19:00 CST -1d | 17:00 PST -1d)
Final: Free State v Border at Bloemfontein
Mar 7, 2015 (09:30 local | 07:30 GMT | 02:30 EST | 01:30 CST | 23:30 PST -1d)
36th Match, Pool B: South Africa v U.A.E. at Wellington
Mar 12, 2015 (14:00 local | 01:00 GMT | 21:00 EDT -1d | 20:00 CDT -1d | 18:00 PDT -1d)
Cape Cobras v Warriors at Cape Town
Mar 12-15, 2015 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
Knights v Lions at Bloemfontein
Mar 12-15, 2015 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
Titans v Dolphins at Centurion
Mar 12-15, 2015 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
Complete fixtures » | Download Fixtures »
News | Features Last 3 days
News | Features Last 3 days