Colin Ackermann      

Full name Colin Niel Ackermann

Born April 4, 1991, George, South Africa

Current age 27 years 195 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 105 184 19 6752 196* 40.92 13585 49.70 16 38 908 36 88 0
List A 71 65 12 1739 92 32.81 2301 75.57 0 13 155 29 50 0
T20s Insights on t20 82 78 13 1864 79* 28.67 1577 118.19 0 11 142 60 45 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 105 84 3707 1904 48 3/45 4/54 39.66 3.08 77.2 0 0 0
List A 71 48 1765 1356 37 4/48 4/48 36.64 4.60 47.7 1 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 82 54 808 956 30 3/21 3/21 31.86 7.09 26.9 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Gauteng v Eastern Province at Johannesburg, Oct 28-30, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Titans v Warriors at Centurion, Oct 12-15, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Boland at Port Elizabeth, Oct 3, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Leicestershire v Durham at Leicester, Jun 7, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Boland v Eastern Province at Paarl, Oct 16, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Leicestershire v Northamptonshire at Leicester, Aug 17, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
25, 10* Warriors v Titans Centurion 12 Oct 2018 FC
1/9, 26, 0/11, 0 Leics v Glamorgan Cardiff 24 Sep 2018 FC
18 Leics v Durham Leicester 18 Sep 2018 FC
12, 2/31, 16 Leics v Warwickshire Leicester 10 Sep 2018 FC
0/7, 3, 52 Leics v Sussex Hove 4 Sep 2018 FC
1/3, 11, 2/26, 2 Leics v Gloucs Bristol 29 Aug 2018 FC
11, 31, 0/8 Leics v Kent Leicester 19 Aug 2018 FC
1, 1/20 Leics v Northants Leicester 17 Aug 2018 T20
24* Leics v Derbyshire Derby 11 Aug 2018 T20
25 Leics v Worcs Leicester 10 Aug 2018 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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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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May 29, 2018

Colin Ackermann struck a rapid fifty, Worcestershire v Leicestershire, Royal London Cup, New Road, May 29, 2018

Colin Ackermann struck a rapid fifty

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