Sky Sports – England’s Jonny Bairstow tells Sky Sports he is still learning as ODI opener

Bairstow discusses his technique and mind-set while batting against the white ball

By Sky Sports Cricket
Last Updated: 17/04/18 4:53pm

Jonny Bairstow has been in electrifying form in white-ball cricket recently.

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  • England’s Jonny Bairstow tells Sky Sports he is still learning as ODI opener Bairstow discusses his technique and mind-set while batting against the white ball By Sky Sports Cricket Last Updated: 17/04/18 4:53pm Jonny Bairstow has been in electrifying form in white-ball cricket recently.
  • Here, he talks Matt Floyd through his technique and mind-set Jonny Bairstow has been in electrifying form in white-ball cricket recently.
  • Here, he talks Matt Floyd through his technique and mind-set Jonny Bairstow has told Sky Sports Cricket he is still learning as a one-day opener, despite averaging almost 62 from the position.
  • [Opening] is not something I have done a huge amount of so it is still a case of learning on the job but the way I have had to think about it is almost like the second new ball in Test cricket,” said Bairstow, as he discussed his white-ball batting.
  • Watch the video above to see Bairstow’s chat in full, in which he discusses his different stances in red and white-ball cricket, where he would like to bat in Test matches, and what his mind-set was last May when he had to help England rebuild from 20-6 in an ODI against South Africa!


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