|Date of Birth||
March 11, 1987
Left-handed Middle-order batsman
Auckland, New Zealand, Worcestershire, Trinbago Knight Riders, Sydney Sixers, Delhi Daredevils, Hampshire, Karachi Kings, Mumbai Indians, Delhi Capitals
Colin Munro is a New Zealand International cricketer, who plays for the national team of New Zealand since 2012. He is a South-Africa-born New Zealand cricketer and plays for only limited over formats of the game. He has represented New Zealand Under-19 team in his teenage and played for Auckland squad as well in first-class cricket. He moved to New Zealand during his school days and started playing for the domestic cricket for New Zealand since his college days.
He has played an unforgettable inning in Plunkett Shield in domestic circuit and got the chance to appear in the national team in 2012. He made his international debut through a T20I match against South Africa and playing for the national squad since then in the shorter formats of cricket. He has not started his test career so far successfully, has appeared in a single Test match in 2013 against South Africa. Colin Munro got back to restrict himself only into the shorter format of cricket since then but made his place permanent in limited-over games successfully. The fiery batting performance and all-rounder ability of this middle-order batsman have helped him enlist his name in the New Zealand squad for 2019 ICC World Cup.
Debut Test Match: at St. George’s Park Vs South Africa on 11th of January in 2013
Debut ODI Match: at Dee Beers Diamond Oval Stadium Vs South Africa on 22tnd of January in 2013
Last ODI: at University Oval Stadium Vs Bangladesh on 20th of February in 2019
Debut T20I Match: at Kingsmead Stadium Vs South Africa on 21st of December in 2012
Last T20I Match: at Seddon Park Stadium Vs India on 10th of February in 2019
Debut IPL Match: at Eden Gardens Stadium Vs Delhi on 10th of April in 2016
He has scored 1146 runs in 51 matches in 6 years of ODI career at an average of 24.91 and strike rate of 105.52 including 7 fifties (as on May 15, 2019)
|Achievements/Records Associated With||
First cricketer to score 3 centuries in T20I formats