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has signed for Notts Outlaws as an in a foreign country participant for the 2023 Power Blast.
Munro, the 35-year-old left-handed top-order batter from New Zealand, was once a part of the Trent Rockets group which gained the lads’s Hundred name in 2022.
He has 3 centuries from 62 T20I innings with a profession strike-rate of 156.44, and has represented New Zealand on 123 events throughout all codecs. Munro may be the Twelfth-highest run-scorer
in T20 historical past, having scored 9,195 runs.
“I have witnessed first-hand how a lot the group get at the back of the group with the Rockets ultimate summer time and when I have been lucky, or unlucky, to return up in opposition to the Outlaws at house,” Munro mentioned. “I am becoming a member of a group which performs an competitive emblem of cricket which fits my taste and the way I love to head about scoring runs. I wish to are available in and upload my revel in to what’s already a well-oiled device.”
Munro scored 206 runs in 9 fits for Trent Rockets ultimate season at a mean of 41.2 and strike fee of 168.85. Along with The Hundred and former stints in county cricket with Hampshire and Worcestershire, Durban-born Munro has IPL, PSL, Large Bash and CPL revel in, with titles within the latter two tournaments and a complete of 365 short-format appearances around the globe.
Peter Moores, Nottinghamshire’s head trainer, described Munro as “a high quality participant”.
“We have spoken so much about Dan [Christian]
and what he dropped at us; revel in, high quality and a good and dynamic taste of play,” Moores mentioned. “I see Colin in the similar bracket. He is were given his recreation looked after, he is performed T20 cricket everywhere in the global and he’ll supplement the likes of Alex Hales
on the height of the order.
“We are aware of the truth that Ben [Duckett]
has completed in point of fact nicely for England and there is greater than a good probability that we will leave out him for portions of the summer time. That is one of the crucial causes we would have liked to carry Colin in, to verify now we have that wealth of revel in to name upon.”
Christian, who gained the Blast with Notts Outlaws in 2017 and 2020 as a part of a glittering world T20 profession, lately introduced that he would retire from cricket
on the finish of Sydney Sixers’ present BBL marketing campaign. Duckett, in the meantime, returned to the reckoning with England’s Take a look at and T20 facets past due ultimate 12 months.