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Pitch - (1) The mown area, 22 yards long, with the wickets and creases at either end; Please see the diagram below for a graphical representation of the pitch.
Leg spinner - Bowler whose primary delivery is the leg-break.
Strike bowler - A bowler, usually a fast A bowler or an aggressive spinner, whose primary aim is to take wickets.
Googly - A wrist-spinner's off-break, bowled with an action similar to that for the leg-break.Retrieved I'm ready to play if best team is selected' Lara".The team lost but Riaz was old games cool spot fined 50 of his match fee for his behaviour.To complete a run, each batsman must run from the position he stands in as the bowler bowls to make his ground at the other end, without being run out.Elegant and extremely difficult to play.Tie - A match that finishes - both sides' innings completed - with the scores level is a tie.It was also in 1990 that he made his belated Test debut for West Indies against Pakistan, scoring 44 and."Mountaineers, Eagles open with wins".Sheet-anchor - Variously appreciative or euphemistic term for a blocker.Stock bowler - Bowler whose primary task is to bowl a large number of overs as economically as possible.(See Winning margin ) Footwork - The stance is only a starting point - it allows the batsman to move his feet easily into position to play balls of any length and direction.
Special rules or playing conditions may apply to individual matches or competitions.
Season - Cricket is known as a summer game, and so it is, but the wide range of climate in cricketing countries means that the timing of the season varies widely around the world.
He has the highest individual score in both first-class cricket (501 not out for Warwickshire against Durham in 1994) and Test cricket (400 not out for the West Indies against England in 2004).
The photograph to the left, taken only seconds later (although I suppose it seemed more like a lifetime.Length - The distance from the bowler to the point where the ball pitches.The oil maintains the resilience of the wood, and keeps it from drying out and becoming brittle, or from absorbing moisture and swelling.19 20 In 2013, Lara received Honorary Life Membership of the MCC becoming the 31st West Indian to receive the honor.DNB - See, erm, Did not bat.36 He announced before the 2007 Cricket World Cup that this would be his last appearance in One Day Internationals.At first-class level, each umpire will move as soon as the ball is hit into a position from which he has a clear view of the popping crease; in a junior club game, the chances are that the umpires will be gazing dreamily after the.Hundred - One hundred runs scored by a single batsman in a single innings.33 Lara played his final international game on in a dead rubber World Cup game against England.