IND vs ENG: Jonny Bairstow scored second consecutive century in Edgbaston Test, after 83 years such a ‘miracle’ was seen

Jonny Bairstow also scored a century in Edgbaston’s second innings

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Jonny Bairstow scored his 12th Test century. He also scored a century in the second innings of Edgbaston Test. He scored the fourth century in the last five innings and the sixth century in the year 2022.

Jonny Bairstow, who scored a brilliant century in the first innings of Edgbaston Test, also scored a century in the second innings. Bairstow completed the century in 138 balls. Bairstow scored an unbeaten 114 runs.

Bairstow has scored his sixth century in the year 2022 and he has scored 4 centuries in the last five Test innings. Bairstow shared an unassailable 269-run partnership with Joe Root and gave England a historic 7-wicket win.

Let us tell you that Jonny Bairstow scored 404 runs in the test series against India. His average was over 50. Also, his bat scored two centuries in the series. Both these centuries were made in the Edgbaston Test itself.

Before Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root also scored a century in the second innings of Edgbaston Test and thus after 83 years, two England players scored a century in the fourth innings of the Test. Earlier this feat was done in the year 1939.