Jafer Chohan: Why Yorkshire’s breakout star has gone ‘old-fashioned’ in quest for achievement

Jafer Chohan takes a wicket

Jafer Chohan has enjoyed a breakthrough season in white-ball cricket for Yorkshire, taking five T20 wickets in 13 matches
Venue: Trent Bridge Date: 1 August Time: 18:30 BST
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Throughout the 2023 Hundred, BBC Sport is running a feature series called England Next Gen, designed to look at players who may make the step up to international cricket in the next few years. We start with Southern Brave and Yorkshire spinner Jafer Chohan.

Jafer Chohan carries with him a handwritten notebook.

Yorkshire’s 2023 breakout star is a fastidious cricket student, peeping under every stone to complete his preparation.

But the 21-year-old Chohan is not entirely sure why he went ‘old school’.

“It just felt more proper like that,” he explains. “I try to write down…