December 04, 2023

Jonny Bairstow (Cricketer) Biography, Age, Height, Girlfriend, Family, Facts, Wiki & More

Updated On : April 3, 2022

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Short Biography

Jonny Bairstow was born on 26-09-1989 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom. He is an English Cricket Player who won the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

Other Name: Jonathan Marc Bairstow

Jonny Bairstow Complete Bio & Career

Jonny Barristow is arguably one of the most feared opening batsmen of recent times. Since his father was a cricketer, he was introduced to the ‘Gentleman’s’ game from a very young age. After having some impressive performances at the age level cricket, he made his first-class debut at the 19 by playing for Yorkshire. After some consistent performances for a couple of years, he was inducted into England Lions squad.
From there, he was included in England's squad for the tour of Ireland. He, however, was not picked in the playing XI. He finally made his ODI debut against the visiting Indian team in the year 2011. He scored 41 of 21 and helped England win that match. The following year, he was included in England’s squad for the ICC World T20. He failed miserably and since then has been in and out of the side. He though has now become a regular member of the Test squad.
After Jason Roy and Alex Hales formed a formidable opening pair, he had to miss out on most of the matches as Jos Butler became England’s first choice wicketkeeper. After Roy was dropped due to poor form, Barristow came in and made sure that he becomes England’s first choice opener and has cemented his place. He explosive batting has won his sides a lot of matches. A hard-hitting opening batsman is always lucrative at the T20 leagues and thus he was picked by IPL franchise SRH in the IPL player auction 2019. Though his availability was limited to first three weeks, he made his impact in the very second game by scoring a blistering 100 against RCB. He will be England’s key player in the upcoming 2019 World Cup.

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Jonny Bairstow Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father David Barristow
Mother Janet Barristow
Brither Andrew Barristow
Sister Rebecca Barristow
Girlfriend Eleanor Tomlinson
Marital Status Unmarried

He was born to David Barristow and Janet Barristow. He has a brother named Andrew Barristow and a sister named Rebecca Barristow. He is in a relationship with Eleanor Tomlinson.

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 40
Biceps Size 13
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Bradford, Yorkshire
Nationality English
Religion Christian
Address Bradford, Yorkshire, England
School St. Peter's School, Yorkshire
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Playing Football and Rugby
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut Test - vs Windies at Lord's, May 17, 2012
ODI - vs India at Sophia Gardens, Sep 16, 2011
T20I - vs Windies at Kennington Oval, Sep 23, 2011
Salary N/A
Net Worth $4 Million
Official Website N/A


Favorite Player David Beckham , Kevin Pietersen
Favorite Sport Cricket, Rugby, and Football
Favorite Place London
Favorite Food Omlette

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Jonny Bairstow

  • He was just 8 years old when his father committed suicide.
  • His father was also a wicketkeeper-batsman and his elder brother was also a former first-class cricketer.
  • He used to play football and rugby in his early years.
  • In his debut ODI match against India, he was adjourned Man of the Match award.
  • He has a strike rate of over 100 in ODI's.
  • He released his autobiography titled A Clear Blue Sky in the year 2017.

Jonny Bairstow Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

34 years, 2months, 8 days old age Jonny Bairstow will turn 35 on 26 September, 2024. Only 9 months, 21 days, 10 hours,24 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Jonny Bairstow has celebrated the total number of 34 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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