Colin Ackermann      

Full name Colin Niel Ackermann

Born April 4, 1991, George, South Africa

Current age 28 years 168 days

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

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 123 215 25 7813 196* 41.12 15875 49.21 17 48 1052 39 109 0
List A 83 76 14 2260 152* 36.45 2870 78.74 2 15 208 36 55 0
T20s 96 91 13 2211 79* 28.34 1851 119.44 0 13 174 65 48 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 123 97 4631 2476 59 5/69 5/69 41.96 3.20 78.4 0 1 0
List A 83 57 2065 1663 42 4/48 4/48 39.59 4.83 49.1 1 0 0
T20s 96 64 980 1155 42 7/18 7/18 27.50 7.07 23.3 0 1 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Gauteng v Eastern Province at Johannesburg, Oct 28-30, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Leicestershire v Northamptonshire at Leicester, Sep 10-13, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Boland at Port Elizabeth, Oct 3, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Leicestershire v Warwickshire at Leicester, May 6, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Boland v Eastern Province at Paarl, Oct 16, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Lancashire v Leicestershire at Manchester, Aug 30, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
16, 1/16, 60 Leics v Northants Leicester 10 Sep 2019 FC
21, 0/20 Leics v Lancashire Manchester 30 Aug 2019 T20
9, 0/18 Leics v Derbyshire Leicester 25 Aug 2019 T20
42, 1/22 Leics v Notts Leicester 23 Aug 2019 T20
0/84, 13, 56 Leics v Durham Chester-le-Street 18 Aug 2019 FC
28, 3/9 Leics v Derbyshire Derby 15 Aug 2019 T20
18 Leics v Northants Leicester 9 Aug 2019 T20
4, 7/18 Leics v Bears Leicester 7 Aug 2019 T20
37, 1/15 Leics v Worcs Worcester 4 Aug 2019 T20
52, 0/9 Leics v Durham Chester-le-Street 31 Jul 2019 T20
Profile

Leicestershire enticed top order batsman Colin Ackermann from South Africa on a Kolpak deal in October 2016. He had an impressive first-class career record with 5,537 runs scored at an average of 40.71 including 13 centuries sand was once earmarked as a South Africa international.

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Aug 7, 2019

Colin Ackermann appeals for a leg-before shout, Worcestershire v Leicestershire, Vitality Blast, August 4, 2019

Colin Ackermann appeals for a leg-before shout

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Apr 3, 2019

Colin Ackermann, Grace Road, April 3, 2019

Colin Ackermann

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Jul 4, 2018

Colin Ackermann sealed a stunning run-chase, Northants v Leicestershire, Vitality Blast, July 4, 2018

Colin Ackermann sealed a stunning run-chase

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