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Act or skill of hitting the ball with a bat to score runs and prevent the loss of one's wicket. Wikipedia

  • Cricket

    Bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players on a field at the centre of which is a 22 yds pitch with a wicket at each end, each comprising two bails balanced on three stumps. The batting side scores runs by striking the ball bowled at the wicket with the bat (and running between the wickets), while the bowling and fielding side tries to prevent this (by preventing the ball from leaving the field, and getting the ball to either wicket) and dismiss each batter (so they are "out"). Wikipedia

  • Don Tallon

    Australian cricketer who played 21 Test matches as a wicket-keeper between 1946 and 1953. Widely regarded by his contemporaries as Australia's finest ever wicket-keeper and one of the best in Test history, with an understated style, an ability to anticipate the flight, length and spin of the ball and an efficient stumping technique. Wikipedia

  • Partnership (cricket)

    Striker at any time. End when one of them is dismissed or retires, or the innings comes to a close . Wikipedia

  • Comparison of baseball and cricket

    Baseball and cricket are the best-known members of a family of related bat-and-ball games. Both have fields that are 400 ft or more in diameter, offensive players who can hit a thrown ball out of the field and run between safe areas to score runs (points), and have a major game format lasting about 3 hours (though in addition to T20 cricket, there are multiple major cricket formats that mainly differ in game length ). Wikipedia

  • Wicket

    In cricket, the term wicket has several meanings: From wicket gate, a small gate. Wikipedia

  • Fielding (cricket)

    Action of fielders in collecting the ball after it is struck by the batsman, to limit the number of runs that the batsman scores and/or to get the batsman out by catching the ball in flight or by running the batsman out. There are a number of recognised fielding positions, and they can be categorised into the offside and leg side of the field. Wikipedia

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    • This keeps the seam aligned vertically as it travels towards the batter, making it likely that the ball will bounce with the seam on the pitch.Seam bowling-Wikipedia
    • Bradman anticipated receiving a bouncer as his first ball and, as the bowler delivered, he moved across his stumps to play the hook shot.Don Bradman-Wikipedia
    • Boycott's playing style revolved around intense concentration, solid defence and attention to detail, while avoiding heavy hitting or slogging.Geoffrey Boycott-Wikipedia
    • Chanderpaul is well known for his unorthodox batting stance, in which he stands facing the bowler, as opposed to most batsmen who stand side-on.Shivnarine Chanderpaul-Wikipedia
    • He does not play the sweep shot often, being called "not a natural sweeper of the cricket ball".Virat Kohli-Wikipedia
    • It has the fastest outfield of all the cricket stadiums in India, and is regarded as a "batsman's paradise".Eden Gardens-Wikipedia

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