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Colin Munro’s retirement from International cricket after T20 World Cup snub

File picture of New Zealand’s Colin Munro, who announced his retirement from international cricket | Photo Credit: Action Images via Reuters New Zealand’s Colin Munro, a bruising top-order batter, on Friday announced his retirement from international cricket after he was not included in the national team for the upcoming T20 World Cup.Munro played one Test, 57 ODIs and 65 T20Is for the Kiwis amassing a total of 3,010 runs, but it was in the shortest format the left-hander made a name for himself.In T20Is, he struck runs at an impressive 156.44 and the 37-year-old remains one of the handful of players who have made upwards of 10,000 runs across all T20 competitions.The Durban-born cricketer has made 10,961 runs from 428 T20s, averaging 30.44 and striking at 141.25.However, Munro’s fina...