Jonny Bairstow Height, Age, Biography & Net Worth

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Quick Facts

Birthday:  September 26, 1989
Age: 31 Years
Also Known As : Jonathan Marc Bairstow
Born In: Bradford
Famous As: Cricketer
Cricketers: British Men
Height:  5’10” (178 cm), 5’10” Males

Jonny Bairstow Biography

Jonny Bairstow, an English cricketer. He is a right-hand batter and wicketkeeper. Bairstow is a member of the ‘Yorkshire County Cricket Club’. He was a keen cricketer from childhood.

He was also awarded the ‘Cricketer Of The Year’ award during his school years. He began his career playing for the Yorkshire County Cricket Club. Later, he was selected to play for the English ODI side. Bairstow performed admirably in his first match against India and was awarded the Man of the Match award.

He also won the title of the English ODI team’s ‘Man Of The Match’. Bairstow set a new record in 2016 for wicketkeepers who have claimed 70 dismissals in one calendar year. He set a new record in 2016 for the most Test runs by a wicketkeeper in a single calendar year.

He is the first English cricketer ever to reach 100 runs in three consecutive international one-day matches. He is a member of the ‘Sunrisers Hyderabad’ team in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Jonny Bairstow Childhood and Early Life

Jonathan Marc Bairstow was Jonny Bairstow’s father. He was born in Bradford, West Yorkshire, on September 26, 1989.

 David Bairstow was his father and a former English cricketer. Janet Bairstow was his mother. Andrew Bairstow, his brother, is also a cricketer. He is also blessed with a sister, Rebecca.

From his childhood, he was keen to play football, rugby, and cricket. He was a member of the ‘St. For his early education, he attended the ‘St. He became a great cricket player while at school. Bairstow won the first Young Wisden Schools Cricketer-of-the-Year award for his 654 runs in 2007.

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Jonny Bairstow Career

  • Jonny Bairstow began his career with the ‘Yorkshire County Cricket Club. He played second XI cricket in 2008 for ‘Yorkshire’ and scored 308 runs in six matches. Bairstow scored 28 runs in his first-class game. He was a regular player for Yorkshire in 2010.
  • Jonny Bairstow made his ODI debut in 2011. He scored an unbeaten 41 in his ODI debut against India. He was sentenced to the “Man of Match” in the second T20 against Pakistan on February 23, 2012.
  • Bairstow was selected in the 2012 Test team. He made his Test debut against West Indies. 
  • Geoff Boycott, a former cricketer, presented him with the Test cap. He was part of the England team at the 2012 ‘ICC World Twenty20’. However, he was caught by Bairstow when Virat Kohli was at 40 runs. But he managed to score just one run. England lost the match. Bairstow caught Johnson Charles, the West Indies opening batsman, in the Super 8 match against them. He was at 84 runs.
  • Jonny Bairstow was part of the England team during the 2013 New Zealand tour. 
  • He played in Test, ODI, and T20 matches. Bairstow was a batsman in the first T20 match. He came in at number 5 and scored 38 runs in 22 balls to help his team win.
  • He was included in the squad for the 2013 Ashes series. He was number six in the first Test and scored 37 runs. Jonny was ranked sixth in the 1st Test and scored 37 runs and 15.
  • He was selected to play in the 2013-2014 Ashes test series but only the fourth and fifth Tests. Bairstow was a good wicketkeeper but struggled with the bat. He ended the series with 49 runs.
  •  In New Zealand’s tour to England in 2015 of 5th ODI, England won the match with Bairstow scoring 83 runs from 60 balls and taking two catches.
  • After being dropped from the first two Ashes series tests, Jonny took part in the final three Ashes series tests. England won the match thanks to Jonny’s score of 74 in Test 4.
  • He was selected for the England team against Pakistan in the UAE, 2015. He was average in batting and made only one run in the series. England lost the series 2-0.
  • Due to Jos Buttler’s poor performance, Bairstow was the first-choice wicketkeeper in the Test series against South Africa. He scored 41 runs and 79 in the first Test and helped his team win by 241 runs. Bairstow was the first English wicketkeeper to stump Temba Bavuma since 2012. He scored 150 runs in the second Test. It was his first century Test. England’s first innings score was 629. However, England failed to score in the second innings. Bairstow’s unbeaten 30-run run helped his team draw. He scored 45 in the first innings for the third Test.
  • He scored 140 runs and caught nine wickets in the 2016 series against Sri Lanka. He got the “Man of the Match”. He scored 48 runs in the second match. He scored 167 in his first innings and 32 in his second. He has jointly adjudged the player of the series with Kaushal Silva.
  • Bairstow scored an impressive 58 runs in the second match of the 2016 Test series against Pakistan. He scored 83 runs in the second innings of the third Test.
  • Bairstow was a part of the 2016 Test series against India. He scored 46 runs in England’s first innings.
  •  He scored 53 runs in the first innings and 34 in the second. He scored 89 runs in the first innings and 34 runs in the second. He scored 14 runs in the first and 51 in the second innings of the fourth Test.
  • Jonny Bairstow set a world record for the most wicketkeepers in a calendar year with 70 dismissals. He also scored 1470 runs in Test matches and set a world record for the most Test matches played by a wicketkeeper in a single calendar year. He was also the only English wicketkeeper to record nine dismissals in Test matches. The first was against South Africa and the second against Sri Lanka.
  • Jonny Bairstow was unbeaten against the West Indies in 2017. It was his maiden century in ODI. He scored 141 runs against West Indies in September 2017. This was the most run by an English batsman against West Indies.
  • Bairstow was purchased by ‘Sunrisers Hyderabad’ for the 2019 Indian Premier League. He will also be playing in England’s 2019 ‘Cricket World Cup’.

Jonny Bairstow Family and Personal Life

Jonny Bairstow has never been married. He is not married to anyone. His private life is kept secret.

Jonny Bairstow Net worth

Jonny Bairstow, one of the wealthiest Cricket players, Listened to the most popular Cricket Player. Our analysis shows that Wikipedia, Forbes, and Business Insider are the most popular websites for cricket players. Jonny Bairstow Net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.



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