SRH vs DC in IPL 2021: Jonny Bairstow becomes second fastest to complete 1,000 runs in IPL- Sunrisers Hyderabad batsman Jonny Bairstow has become the 2nd fastest to score 1,000 runs in IPL. He achieved the feat while playing against Delhi Capitals at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai. The England-based batsman has gone past Lendl Simmons of West Indies who had completed the milestone in 28 innings. Shaun Marsh is placed on top of the list with 1,000 runs in just 21 matches.
Fastest to 1,000 runs in IPL
Shaun Marsh – 21 innings
JONNY BAIRSTOW– 26 innings
Lendl Simmons – 28 innings
Sachin Tendulkar – 31 innings
Interesting Fact- IPL winning captain Adam Gilchrist was the first player in the history of IPL to reach 1000 runs but he wasn’t he fastest.
SRH vs DC in IPL 2021: Jonny Bairstow becomes second fastest to complete 1,000 runs in IPL
On Sunday, Bairstow slammed quickfire 38 runs off just 18 balls which included 3 boundaries and 4 sixes. He ended with a strike rate of 211.11.
Bairstow has also jumped to the top 4 in the Orange Cap race. He has smashed over 200 runs in the first five matches of IPL 2021. Earlier he had smashed fifties against Punjab Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders.
Jonny Bairstow in IPL 2021- 1st 4 matches
|Sunrisers vs Punjab Kings||63*||1c/1s||21-Apr-2021|
|Sunrisers vs Mum Indians||43||1c/0s||17-Apr-2021|
|Sunrisers vs RCB||12||—||14-Apr-2021|
|Sunrisers vs KKR||55||—||11-Apr-2021|
IPL 2021 most runs
Faf du Plessis
In his IPL career, Bairstow has smashed 7 fifties and a century. He has an impressive batting average of 43.52.
Bairstow IPL career
|Batting and Fielding||Mat||No||Runs||HS||Ave||BF||SR||100||50||4s||6s||CT||ST|
Jonny Bairstow IPL salary
Total IPL salary– Rs 6.6 crore
IPL 2021 salary– Rs 2.2 crore
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