Ind vs Eng 4th Test: Jonny Bairstow joins Shane Warne in this ‘unwanted’ list

Ind vs Eng 4th Test: England batsman Jonny Bairstow’s struggle against India seems far from ending. The batsman has managed 67 runs in the last 10 innings in India. He has scored six ducks in his last 10 innings. His scorecards read—1,5, 0, 6, 0, 0, 1,8, 0,0, 28, 0. On Saturday, Bairstow was caught out to Rohit Sharma off R Ashwin leading to England’s misery as the visitors were left tottering at 10/2, trailing by 150 runs.

Jonny Bairstow has now scored six ducks from his last nine Test innings against India.

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Most ducks for England in a Test series in India:

3: Mike Smith, 1961/62

3: Jonny Bairstow, 2020/21

Meanwhile, Bairstow has joined Shane Warne in the list of players with second-most ducks against India. Both the players have perished for duck six times against India. Australia’s Nathan Lyon and Danish Kaneria of Pakistan are on top of the list.

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Most ducks in Test cricket against India:

7 – Danish Kaneria / Nathan Lyon

6 – Shane Warne / Mervyn Dillon / Jonny Bairstow

The struggle means Bairstow might be left out of the England squad for the forthcoming Test series.

More to follow…