Colin Ackermann      

Full name Colin Niel Ackermann

Born April 4, 1991, George, South Africa

Current age 28 years 103 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 120 209 25 7606 196* 41.33 15352 49.54 17 46 1023 39 104 0
List A 83 76 14 2260 152* 36.45 2870 78.74 2 15 208 36 55 0
T20s 83 79 13 1869 79* 28.31 1583 118.06 0 11 143 60 46 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 120 94 4445 2343 58 5/69 5/69 40.39 3.16 76.6 0 1 0
List A 83 57 2065 1663 42 4/48 4/48 39.59 4.83 49.1 1 0 0
T20s 83 55 832 1006 30 3/21 3/21 33.53 7.25 27.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Gauteng v Eastern Province at Johannesburg, Oct 28-30, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Leicestershire v Durham at Leicester, Jul 7-10, 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 Leicestershire v Pakistan at Leicester, May 1, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
62*, 0/88, 13 Leics v Durham Leicester 7 Jul 2019 FC
0/2, 0, 1/14 Leics v Northants Northampton 24 Jun 2019 FC
56*, 0/69 Leics v Gloucs Leicester 17 Jun 2019 FC
4* Leics v Middlesex Leicester 10 Jun 2019 FC
0/17, 17, 6* Leics v Lancashire Liverpool 3 Jun 2019 FC
18, 10 Leics v Derbyshire Leicester 27 May 2019 FC
2/53, 63, 1/34, 70* Leics v Middlesex Lord's 14 May 2019 FC
74, 0/19 Leics v Warwickshire Leicester 6 May 2019 LA
0/22, 40 Leics v Northants Leicester 4 May 2019 LA
0/50, 5 Leics v Pakistan Leicester 1 May 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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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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Jun 21, 2018

Colin Ackermann in action, Northants v Leicestershire, Specsavers Championship Division Two, June 9, 2018

Colin Ackermann in action

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