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WATCH: Bairstow shows off rugby skills

England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow proved himself useful from the tee as he spent time with Melbourne Storm.

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14 Jan 2018, 00:21 IST
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England's Jonny Bairstow.

Jonny Bairstow has already hit the headlines once during England's tour of Australia for unleashing "something he does with his rugby mates".

But after the pre-Ashes 'headbutt' on Cameron Bancroft that put Bairstow at the centre of a media storm, the wicketkeeper has now shown off some of his on-field rugby ability.

Following England's 4-0 Test series defeat and ahead of the five-match ODI series that gets under way on Sunday, Bairstow has spent some time with NRL side Melbourne Storm.

And the Yorkshireman - a fly-half in his youth - has proved himself more than capable from the tee, as you can see in this video posted on Bairstow's Instagram...

 
Maybe I should have listened to Uncle Ted... what a great morning, Thanks @melbstormrlc #rugby #melbourne #available
A post shared by Jonny Bairstow (@jbairstow21) on Jan 13, 2018 at 1:39am PST

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