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YJB Bairstow Test average in 2022: List of Jonny Bairstow Test centuries

Rishikesh Sharma

YJB Bairstow Test average in 2022: List of Jonny Bairstow Test centuries

YJB Bairstow Test average in 2022: Jonny Bairstow continued his good form with the bat and scored a century against West Indies.

After a disappointing Ashes, England started their test series against West Indies. Yet again, the top-order of the English side failed, and they lost their initial four wickets for 48 runs. It was looking like another collapse for England, but Jonny Bairstow again proved his class with the bat.

Jonny Bairstow scored an unbeaten knock of 109 runs in 2016 with 17 fours and stabilize the English innings. The partnership of Bairstow and Ben Foakes allowed England to make their way back again in the game.

This is not the first time that Jonny Bairstow has saved the English team from collapse. He did the same in Ashes 2021-22 against Australia in the Sydney Test. He scored 113 runs against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

YJB Bairstow Test average in 2022 (updated)

Jonny Bairstow has been terrific in 2022 so far. He has played eight matches this year, where he has scored 1066 runs at an average of 82.00, courtesy of six centuries and a solitary half-century. Bairstow, 32, has been able to successfully carry forward his form across oppositions in the ongoing English summer.

Under the coaching of Brendon McCullum, Bairstow has been able to unlock his potential with the bat. In the Trent Bridge test as well, Bairstow combined for a brilliant partnership against Ben Stokes to register an easy win for the English side.

Jonny Bairstow has been receiving a lot of praises for his performances this season. Bairstow recently said that playing in the IPL helped him to be ready for the crunch situations he is facing in the English series.

List of Jonny Bairstow Test centuries (table updated)

Jonny Bairstow has scored a total of 11 centuries so far in his Test career.

S. No.OppositionScoreGroundYear
1South Africa150*Cape Town2016
2Sri Lanka150Leeds2016
3Sri Lanka167*Lord’s2016
5New Zealand101Christchurch2018
6Sri Lanka110Colombo2018
8West Indies109*Antigua2022
9New Zealand136Nottingham2022
10New Zealand130*Leeds2022

Why Jonny Bairstow is called YJB?

Jonny Bairstow hails from Yorkshire in England, and he plays for Yorkshire county as well. So YJB means Yorkshire’s Jonny Bairstow.

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Rishikesh Sharma

Rishikesh Sharma


An engineering graduate and an ardent sports fan, Rishikesh Sharma is covering cricket for three years now after not making peace with a corporate life and has written more than 5000 articles. While Sourav Ganguly made him fall in love with the sport, Brendon McCullum and Gautam Gambhir enhanced it. Apart from cricket, Rishikesh is a huge fan of Liverpool FC. When not watching sports, you will find him riding around Jaipur.

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