Colin Munro turns into first batsman to destroy 3 T20 World centuries
New Zealand’s Colin Munro has grow to be the first-ever batsman to hit 3 T20 World centuries as he smacked 104 runs off simply 53 balls in opposition to West Indies within the 3rd and ultimate fit of the sequence on the Bay Oval on Wednesday.
Proper in the back of him are fellow Kiwi Brendon McCullum, Zimbabwe’s Evin Williams, India’s Rohit Sharma and West Indies’ Chris Gayle – all who’ve two centuries each and every. Munro introduced up his century in 47 balls prior to being brushed aside through Carlos Brathwaite.
NEW WORLD RECORD!
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Colin Munro turns into the 1st batsman to hit three Twenty20 World centuries
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Additionally, this was once Munro’s third consecutive innings in way over 50 runs and all got here within the ongoing sequence in opposition to West Indies. He additionally become best 2nd batsman to hit 3 50-plus scores in a bilateral T20I sequence after Virat Kohli did in opposition to Australia in 2016.