Colin Ackermann      

Full name Colin Niel Ackermann

Born April 4, 1991, George, South Africa

Current age 28 years 45 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 114 200 21 7420 196* 41.45 14879 49.86 17 44 1003 39 98 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 114 89 4157 2153 57 5/69 5/69 37.77 3.10 72.9 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 Middlesex v Leicestershire at Lord's, May 14-17, 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
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
2 Leics v Lancashire Manchester 28 Apr 2019 LA
1/51, 13 Leics v Notts Nottingham 26 Apr 2019 LA
119, 1/42 Leics v Derbyshire Leicester 24 Apr 2019 LA
152*, 3/55 Leics v Worcs Leicester 21 Apr 2019 LA
9, 0/21 Leics v Durham Chester-le-Street 19 Apr 2019 LA
19 Leics v Yorkshire Leeds 17 Apr 2019 LA
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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