England’s Cricket player Jonny Bairstow, who is currently playing in the One Day International series between England and India, feels that it is a very good opportunity to play in the series as he will get to prepare for the forthcoming World Cup.
The T20 World Cup will be played in India this year and the ODI series is also currently being played in India, the players would get prepared. Bairstow said that as they will be playing in the World Cup in similar conditions as the matches will be played in India, they are getting prepared for the World Cup while playing in the ODI series.
Bairstow said that it was a very good opportunity to play on the same grounds on which the World Cup matches will be played. Playing there will help them prepare for the World Cup as World Cup matches will also be played on the same grounds.
Bairstow is going to play in the IPL too for the Sunrisers Hyderabad team. He said that while all the other team will take time to understand the stadium and pitch, they will already know about all. The first match of Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL will be played on 11th April. Bairstow also added that he learned a lot playing on different ground and it will surely help him in the World Cup.
Bairstow also added that though he learned a lot and will know the pitch, the competition is high and he will have to practice hard to play well in the matches as everyone will be fully prepared and it’s going to be a hard competition.
ENGLAND LOST THE FIRST ODI
In the first ODI match between India and England, Bairstow performed very well as he scored 94 runs in 66 balls. Even after Bairstow’s outstanding performance, the team lost the match. Also, Indian player Shreyas Iyer got injured trying to defend Bairstow’s show and is out for the whole series.
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