Jonny Bairstow is an England international cricketer, who plays for the national team in ODIs, T20Is and Tests. He's the first England cricketer to score three consecutive one-day international hundreds.
In pic: Jonny Bairstow with a couple of friends
Born in Bradford, West Yorkshire in 1989, Jonny Bairstow is the second son of former Yorkshire and England wicket-keeper David Bairstow and the half-brother of former Derbyshire player Andrew Bairstow. He is often referred to as 'Young Jonny Bairstow', 'Yorkshire's Jonny Bairstow' or 'YJB' by fans.
In pic: Jonny Bairstow with a couple of friends at a horse-racing event. He captioned, "LQP at kenilworth race course! What a day! @rachelehawkins17 @jamestaylor653 an amazing day!!"
Jonny Bairstow displayed his early talent when he was chosen as the inaugural winner of the Young Wisden Schools Cricketer of the Year award. This was for the form he showed in 2007 for St Peter's School, York when he scored 654 runs.
In pic: Jonny Bairstow shared a picture of himself with his friends on a boat, he captioned, "What a lunch! Amazing people and an amazing place"
Jonny Bairstow has so far played 59 Tests, scoring 5 hundreds, with an average of 37.2. In ODIs he has scored 6 hundreds in 51 ODIs at an average of 50.31.
In pic: Jonny Bairstow shared a throwback picture of himself with his mother, he wrote, "#tbt family time in London! #summer #london #mum"
In 2016, Bairstow set a new record for the most dismissals (70) by a wicket-keeper in a calendar year. In the same year, Bairstow also set a record for most runs in Test matches by a wicket-keeper in a single year.
Jonny Bairstow shared this picture of himself, on a day out with his mum and sister Rebecca Bairstow, he captioned, "#familytime #london #rooftop"
By scoring 1,470 runs in Tests in 2016, Jonny Bairstow almost doubled the previous record of 777 for England wicket-keepers set by Matt Prior in 2012, and comprehensively surpassed the former record for any Test country of 1,045 runs, held by former Zimbabwe wicket-keeper Andy Flower.
Jonny Bairstow shared this picture from a horse-racing event, he captioned, "Just another one of those #wkd days... #babbitracing #thankyou #coostarsivola"
Jonny Bairstow is the backbone of England's dynamic team in the World Cup 2019.
Jonny Bairstow posted this picture of himself with his friends from a horse-racing event, he captioned, "This time last week it was amazing to share some special memories with some special people! #racing #aintree #jockeyclub"
In the match vs West Indies, rain permitting Jonny Bairstow will have to come good to take England to the finishing line.
Looks like Jonny Bairstow has a penchant for horse-racing. In this picture which he shared of himself with his sister Rebecca Bairstow, he captioned, "#coostarsivola #aintree #racing #ladiesday"
Jonny Bairstow shared this picture of himself with Moeen Ali, Ben Stokes, Paul Collingwood and his other friends. He wrote, "It’s what touring the world is all about, families, friends and a special 4th birthday! #happybdaycooper #quiznight"
Jonny Bairstow shared this picture of his sister Rebecca Bairstow receiving him at the airport, he captioned, "Look who came to surprise me at the airport!! Thanks Sis... nice welcome home that’s for sure!"
Jonny Bairstow shared this picture of a nightout with him mum and sister on his mum's birthday, he wrote, "Happy Birthday Mummy B! Nice way to finish a tough day! #sydney #birthday #familytime"
These pictures show how close Jonny Bairstow is to his mom and sister. He posted this picture, captioned, "Standard Christmas Day morning family picture! #merrychristmas #melbourne #mcg"
Jonny Bairstow shared a selfie from a night-out on Christmas Eve. He wrote, "Merry Christmas Eve all! #family"
Jonny Bairstow shared this picture of himself with his sister, on her birthday, he captioned, "Happy Birthday Sis! Looking forward to seeing you over here, have an awesome day sorry can’t be there to celebrate! #birthday #whatatimetobealive #sister"
Jonny Bairstow shared this picture of himself with a couple of friends, he captioned, "What a day! Lovely to see these 2 wally's at Ascot! #lamb #sheep #cow ??"
Jonny Bairstow shared a picture of himself with his mum and sis, post the Ashes series. He quoted, "What a home test summer this has been! Family on the Lords balcony to finish it off! #lords #england #proud"
Which one is the real Jonny Bairstow in this picture? He posted this picture of himself with a few friends wearing a Jonny Bairstow face mask, captioned, "Not the result we wanted but what great support from everyone that came! #wheresjonny #headingley #engvwi"
Jonny Bairstow posted this picture with his family post a match at the Old Trafford in Manchester, he wrote, "Great to have friends and family there this week! What a win! #oldtrafford #1-1 thank for all the support!! @kelvin_fletcher @rebeccajb22"
Jonny Bairstow posted this picture of himself with his sister. He wrote, "This is what family are for! ?? big smiles great night all around"
Jonny Bairstow posted this picture of himself with a few friends, heading to a Coldplay concert. He wrote, "Coldplay tonight with the girl! #christmasduties #cheerssis @rebeccajb22 @rebeccalou_h @erikamaybury"
As World Cup 2019 is in full flow, we showcase a series on 'Player to watch out for', in the upcoming match. England wicketkeeper-batsman Jonny Bairstow, who is all set to display his skills against West Indies on June 14, is the player we think will be the game-changer in the match. We showcase pictures of Jonny Bairstow having a good time off the cricket-field with his family and friends during vacations and lunch outings. Have a look. (Pics/ Jonny Bairstow Instagram)
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