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Bairstow wins Young Cricketer of the Year award

Jonathan Bairstow, the 21-year-old Yorkshire batsman-wicketkeeper, has been voted Young Cricketer of the Year for 2011 by the Cricket Writers’ Club and received a silver trophy at the club’s 65th anniversary lunch in the Long Room at Lord’s. Bairstow, who … Continue reading

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Fitness challenge and a badly kept secret

A myth was exploded in spectacular fashion this week when three young Yorkshire players, fronted by Jonathan Bairstow, proved that modern-day cricketers are the equals in fitness terms of their contemporaries in football and rugby. In a challenge devised by … Continue reading

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