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twelfth man

a reserve player in a cricket team
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Shami only Indian in ODI team while Ashwin named 12th man for Test side
However, when our intellectual property, especially the 12th Man mark, which is so important to our students and former students, is used without our permission after repeated attempts to engage on the matter, we are left with no choice.
We enjoyed working with Accenture and developing a roadmap for a better loyalty program, one that addresses the changing expectations of our donors and truly makes this a trailblazing effort to build loyalty in the higher education arena, said Skip Wagner, president and CEO of the 12th Man Foundation.
He said: "I am asking every supporter of the club, from the die-hard travelling fans to the thousands who follow the club but don't come every week, to play their part and be our 12th man for every game.
With 12th Man flags waving everywhere, and ''New York, New York'' blaring over the loudspeakers, CenturyLink Field rocked like never before.
The Australian starting XI team includes David Warner, Ed Cowan, Clarke (c), Phillip Hughes, Smith, Haddin (wk), Moises Henriques, Mitchell Starc, Peter Siddle, Doherty, Lyon with Maxwell as 12th man, the report added.
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When the big crowds are there we seem to perform better - they are like a 12th man.
The donation is officially described as a lead gift to the 12th Man Foundation's Championship Vision capital campaign for the renovation and expansion of Olsen Field.
I have been a bit blown away by all the fuss over my comments on England's physio and 12th man in Cardiff," Ponting wrote in British paper The Daily Telegraph on Wednesday.
Strauss defended England's tactics of sending out 12th man Bilal Shafayat twice towards the end of the game and insisted it was not a time-wasting method.
Glamorgan's Tom Maynard will act as England's 12th man for the first Ashes Test against Australia at Cardiff, following in the footsteps of his father who played in one series and coached in two.