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Bairstow believes Rashid can adjust to Test cricket

Cricket365 – England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow feels that his county teammate Adil Rashid will be able to successfully adjust to Test cricket.

Summary

  • England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow feels that his county teammate Adil Rashid will be able to successfully adjust to Test cricket.
  • Rashid was recalled to the Test lineup despite making himself unavailable for Yorkshire in red-ball cricket this season but Bairstow says he can make the adjustment and have an impact should he be selected in the XI to face India.
  • Bairstow feels Rashid has the skills needed to be a successful red-ball bowler, having proved himself time and again in the shorter formats.
  • Having played with Rashid for a number of years Bairstow feels he will be remembered for so much more than his brilliant leg break to bowl Virat Kohli in the ODI series.
  • Bairstow was of the opinion that Rashid has improved tremendously in terms of his control since he last featured in Test cricket.


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