Jonny Bairstow, Yorkshire: Bairstow blasted 97 runs while playing for Yorkshire 2nd XI. During this, he hit 13 fours and 2 sixes and faced 88 balls.
New Delhi: It is said that a player leaves the game but does not forget to play it. Same is the case with Johnny Bairstow. This wicket-keeper batsman of England stayed away from cricket for 7 months due to a broken leg. But when he played the first match on his return, he blasted it and gave two messages simultaneously.
Before telling about those two messages of Johnny Bairstow, before that just know about his explosive inning. Johnny Bairstow, 33, did this blast with the bat on his return against Nottinghamshire.
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13 fours, 2 sixes and 97 runs, such was Bairstow’s blast
Bairstow blasted 97 runs while playing for Yorkshire 2nd XI. During this, he hit 13 fours and 2 sixes. Meaning he scored 15 sixes and fours. Bairstow faced a total of 88 balls during his innings.
Let us tell you that Bairstow was away from cricket since September last year due to breaking his leg while playing golf. Due to injury, he did not play in many big series last year, in which T20 World Cup was also included. Due to the same injury in IPL 2023 this year, he did not even play against Punjab Kings. In IPL, Bairstow is currently a part of Punjab Kings, who had signed him for 9.75 crores.
2 messages clear after innings of 97 runs
However, after his strong innings played for Yorkshire 2nd XI, he has given two messages. The first message he has given to the England Cricket Board before the team selection for the Ashes is that he is fit and hit now. On the other hand, he gave the second message to the Australian cricket team that he is ready to face their challenge.
England’s Test team is famous for its baseball cricket, of which Johnny Bairstow is an important link. He scored 681 runs in 5 innings for England at an average of 75.66 in the domestic season last year, which included 4 centuries and 1 half-century.
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