Jonny Bairstow

Root, Bairstow script England’s epic win

England rode unbeaten hundreds by Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow to pull off their highest successful chase, coasting to a series-levelling seven-wicket victory in the rearranged fifth Test against India at Edgbaston on Tuesday.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022

‘We want to give some new life to Test cricket’

England are out to rewrite how Test cricket is played in the country, skipper Ben Stokes said after leading the side to a memorable seven-wicket victory in the fifth Test against India on Tuesday.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022

Root, Bairstow script England’s epic win

England rode unbeaten hundreds by Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow to pull off their highest successful chase, coasting to a series-levelling seven-wicket victory in the rearranged fifth Test against India at Edgbaston on Tuesday.

June 25, 2022
June 25, 2022

Hundred hero Bairstow leads stunning England rally on Day 2

Jonny Bairstow was a hundred hero for England once again as debutant Jamie Overton more than played his part in an astounding fightback against New Zealand on Friday.

March 30, 2018
March 30, 2018

Bairstow salvages England after Southee, Boult strike

Jonny Bairstow is in sight of his fifth Test century after a late run spree with Mark Wood lift England to 290 for eight at stumps on day one of the second Test in Christchurch.

November 28, 2017
November 28, 2017

Curfew as Strauss says England players not 'thugs'

England cricket chief Andrew Strauss says his players are not "thugs" and there is no drinking culture in the team.

May 10, 2017
May 10, 2017

Bairstow an unlikely starter: Morgan

England wicketkeeper-batsman Jonny Bairstow's impressive knock against Ireland is unlikely to earn him a Champions Trophy starting spot as the one-day side will stick with its regular batting lineup, captain Eoin Morgan has said.

January 21, 2017
January 21, 2017

Bairstow replaces injured Hales

Wicketkeeper-batsman Jonny Bairstow will replace the injured Alex Hales in England's squad for three-match Twenty20 series against India, the country's cricket board said on Saturday.

October 27, 2016
October 27, 2016

Record-breaker Bairstow still hungry for runs

He's already become the most prolific wicketkeeping batsman in a calendar year and with six Tests still to go, Jonny Bairstow has the opportunity to set a record beyond reach -- and silence his critics once and for all.

September 19, 2016
September 19, 2016

ECB defends Bairstow bar from Yorkshire title decider

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) defends its decision to refuse Yorkshire permission to play Jonny Bairstow in their potential County Championship title-decider against Middlesex at Lord's.

October 30, 2015
October 30, 2015

Pakistan seek series win as Misbah farewell gift

Pakistan target victory over England in the third and final Test from Sunday in what would be a fitting farewell for Misbah-ul-Haq, the country's most successful captain who has hinted he's ready to retire.