Colin Ackermann      

Full name Colin Niel Ackermann

Born April 4, 1991, George, South Africa

Current age 24 years 314 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 56 98 10 3401 144 38.64 7385 46.05 6 25 468 13 40 0
List A 39 36 9 828 83* 30.66 1225 67.59 0 6 69 12 24 0
Twenty20 28 26 4 626 79* 28.45 607 103.13 0 3 48 20 18 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 56 50 2282 1087 31 3/85 4/54 35.06 2.85 73.6 0 0 0
List A 39 26 938 682 18 3/35 3/35 37.88 4.36 52.1 0 0 0
Twenty20 28 16 270 288 8 2/22 2/22 36.00 6.40 33.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Gauteng v Eastern Province at Johannesburg, Oct 28-30, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Warriors v Knights at East London, Jan 21-24, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Boland at Port Elizabeth, Oct 3, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Dolphins v Warriors at Durban, Feb 10, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Boland v Eastern Province at Paarl, Oct 16, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lions v Warriors at Johannesburg, Dec 6, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
59* Warriors v Dolphins Durban 10 Feb 2016 LA
0/36, 9 Warriors v Knights East London 7 Feb 2016 LA
41, 0/39 Warriors v Titans East London 31 Jan 2016 LA
1/39, 33 Warriors v Lions Johannesburg 29 Jan 2016 LA
0, 1/21, 68 Warriors v Knights East London 21 Jan 2016 FC
0/2, 0, 82 Warriors v Cape Cobras Port Elizabeth 14 Jan 2016 FC
- Warriors v Dolphins Pietermaritzburg 7 Jan 2016 FC
18, 2/63, 89 Warriors v Lions Johannesburg 27 Dec 2015 FC
10, 45 Warriors v Titans Centurion 17 Dec 2015 FC
0/8, 14 Warriors v Lions Johannesburg 6 Dec 2015 T20
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

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Results
Lions v Titans at Johannesburg - Apr 7, 2013
Lions won by 30 runs
Boland v Gauteng at Paarl - Apr 7, 2013
Gauteng won by 6 wickets (with 36 balls remaining)
Border v North West at East London - Apr 7, 2013
Border won by 44 runs
Easterns v KZN-Inland at Benoni - Apr 7, 2013
Easterns won by 6 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
Griq West v S West D at Kimberley - Apr 7, 2013
S West D won by 8 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
Namibia v W Province at Windhoek - Apr 7, 2013
W Province won by 34 runs
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