#Jonny Bairstow

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Jonny Bairstow has played in 73 Test matches. (Photo credit: Instagram/@jbairstow21)

  • Jonny Bairstow made his Test debut against West Indies in 2011
  • Bairstow, despite 4,169 runs in Test cricket, is celebrated more as a limited-over cricketer
  • In both first and the second innings of the third Test, Bairstow scored a duck

17 Feburary.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
England collapsed in the second Test while chasing a sky-high total of 482 runs. (Photo credit: Instagram/@jbairstow21)

  • Jonny Bairstow, Mark Wood, Joffra Archer and Zak Crawley are all potential picks for the third Test
  • England was battered by Team India in the second Test and lost by 317 runs
  • The Third Test will start on February 24 in Ahmedabad

16 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Former England cricketer Kevin Pietersen was hailed as a hero in cricket-crazy India back in 2008. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@KP24)

  • Kevin Pietersen took a cheeky dig at India in his message, congratulating them for beating England's 'B team'
  • After England's victory in the first Test, he said, "remember I had warned you in advance"
  • After the second day's play, he said "If India had lost the toss, they’d have gone down 2-0"

11 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Jonny Bairstow has been rested for the first two Tests of the four-match series as part of England's rotational policy. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Jos Buttler had returned home after the opening Test against India
  • Chennai Super Kings' all-rounder Sam Curran, who was rested for the Test series, is in the squad
  • T20 specialist Dawid Malan is in the 16-man squad as well

3 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
England batsman Jonny Bairstow in a recent Test match against Sri Lanka. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Psychologists have called for better support for cricketers' mental wellbeing
  • England, Australia and New Zealand have structured mental health support
  • Amit Anand, sports psychologist said that better "mental health literacy" is required to "address the issues related to stigma

25 January.Galle, Sri Lanka
English skipper Joe Root was the adjudged player of the match and series. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ICC)

  • England defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets, claiming the series 2-0
  • Dom Sibley remained unbeaten at 56 to take England past the 163 run target
  • Dominic Bess and Jack Leach shared eight wickets between them in Sri Lanka's second innings

28 November 2020.Cape Town, South Africa
Bairstow, who batted at number 4, helped England get past the finish line. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@englandcricket)

  • Jonny Bairstow’s knock of 86 runs from 48 balls helped England secure a five-wicket victory
  • Batting first South Africa posted a total of 179 from their 20 overs
  • England chased down the 180 run total with 4 balls to spare

7 November 2020.Sharjah - United Arab Emirates
Sunrisers Hyderabad will now face Delhi Capitals for a place in the final. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • RCB skipper Virat Kohli said that Sunrisers Hyderabad won the battle of the nerves
  • Batting first, Bangalore scored 131 runs in their allocated 20 overs
  • Kiwi batsman Kane Williamson was awarded man of the match

24 October 2020.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Kings XI Punjab skipper KL Rahul is leading the race for the Orange Cap with 540 runs in 10 innings. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@lionsdenkxip)

  • The Kings XI Punjab have won three consecutive matches
  • The Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated the Rajasthan Royals by 8 wickets in their last outing
  • SRH (201/6) defeated KXIP (132) by 69 runs in their encounter earlier this season

22 October 2020.Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Manish Pandey hit an unbeaten 83 against Rajasthan Royals. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Steve Smith's Rajasthan Royals will play Sunrisers Hyderabad
  • Steve Smith-led Rajasthan  are sixth on the IPL table with 8 points
  • In their last encounter Rajasthan beat Hyderabad