Colin Ackermann becomes the 1st player in T20 cricket history to claim a 7-wicket


  • 28 year old Colin Ackermann plays for Leicestershire Foxes set the new T20 (Twenty20) world record with seven wickets for just 18 runs (7-18) to victory by 55 runs against the Birmingham Bears in 2019 Vitality Blast.
  • The event is held in Grace Road, England, and Wales.
  • The previous T20 best of (6-5), taken by Malaysian bowler, Arul Suppiah for Somerset against  Glamorgan in 2011.
  • The target of 190, Birmingham Bears( Warwickshire County Cricket Club) was bowled out for 134 as Ackermann took the wickets of Michael Burgess, Sam Hain, Will Rhodes, Liam Banks, Alex Thomson, Henry Brookes, and Jeetan Patel.