Bennett made his international debut in a one-day match against Bangladesh in 2010. He picked up 43 wickets in 19 ODIs and 11 T20Is, making his last appearance in New Zealand’s T20I series in Bangladesh in September.
“It’s been an honour to represent my family and my country for New Zealand, and those memories and experiences will be the ones that I cherish and tell stories about for the rest of my life,” said Bennett, who also played one Test match.
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— Adam Cooper (@adamcoopnz) 1649714259000
New Zealand also bid farewell to 38-year-old Ross Taylor, the country’s most successful one-day batsman, last week.