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Colin Munro Age: 33 years
Colin Munro Age, Bio, Wiki:
Colin Munro is a South-African born New Zealand international cricketer. He mainly plays limited over formats of the game. He was born in Durban, Natal Province, South Africa. His date for birth is 11 March 1987. His current age is 33 years . He is the first player to score three Twenty20 International centuries. He is left-handed Batsman & the main role in his team is his presence as Batsman. He is considered as top scorer batsman especially in the T20 format. He is Right-arm medium-fast bowler.
Colin Munro Family Info:
He belongs to a Christian family. He moved to New Zealand after some years of his birth along with his family. His brother’s name is Brett Munro. We currently don’t have any information about his mother, father and sisters but we will added soon.
Early Life & Career Beginnings:
Munro was born in South Africa on 11 March 1987. His current age is 32 years. Colin Munro initially attended Maidstone Primary School in Tongaat. After moving to New Zealand, he attended Pakuranga College and played in the school’s 1st XI cricket team. Munro also represented New Zealand in the Under-19 Cricket World Cup held in Sri Lanka in 2006. He made his ODI debut as an international cricket player on 22 January 2013, when his team was playing against South Africa. He made his T20 Cricket debut as an international player on 21 December 2012 playing against South Africa.
International Career of Colin Munro:
Colin Munro is a professional player of the New Zealand team making his international recognition as an emerging player which always made disturbance for bowlers of any team and rotate the runs with full batting power. Everyone in the world knows Colin Munro as the aggressive player of the new age. Colin Munro’s New Zealand’s cricket number is 258. He was selected in a test match against South Africa after the injury to James Franklin. He bats at number three in T20 internationals and he is the top scorer of his team in T20 internationals.
In 2016, Munro was added to the series against Sri Lanka. He played the last ODI and T20 internationals in the series. Oh, what a match of his, the 2nd T20 international of that series against Sri Lanka. He made his T20 international 50 only on 14 balls. He made his fifty, with seven sixes. His fifty was only behind the 12-balls fifty Yuvraj Singh. This is also the fastest fifty by a New Zealander in this format, beating the previous record set by Martin Guptill just 20 minutes before.
Batting Career Statistics
Last Updated Date: 25 September 2019
Bowling Career Statistics
Last Updated: 25 September 2019
In 2017, Munro scored his first T20 international century against Bangladesh and became the third player for New Zealand to score a T20 international hundred after Brendon McCullum and Martin Guptill. Finally, New Zealand won the match against Bangladesh by 47 runs.
In the same year, at the tour of India, he scored his 2nd T20 international hundred becoming the 2nd New Zealander and fourth overall to score two T20 international centuries. New Zealand won the match by 40 runs. He was also the first player to score two T20 international centuries in a year.
In 2018, against West Indies, Munro scored his 3rd T20 international. He became the No 1 T20 Batsman in the world.
Colin Munro Wife, Personal Life, Baby, Son, Kids:
Colin Munro was born in South Africa but his family moved to New Zealand in 2002 with the hope of open doors. His brother’s name is Brett Munro. His wife name is Tehere Munro. The couple have two children Cannor Munro and Chloe Munro. His style of playing is very aggressive. He is considered the most aggressive Batsman of the world & he has a big fan following for his performances. He is the only player of T20 format who scored three T20 centuries.
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