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batsman

Cricket
a. a person who bats or whose turn it is to bat
b. a player who specializes in batting
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Short balls land on the pitch well before full- length ones do, so their mystery is revealed to the batsman earlier," he pointed out.
Yet again the board decide to sign another overseas batsman, Ganguly, thus denying further opportunity to Thomas, Hughes and Cherry.
FIELDER hitting the wicket with the ball after it has been hit by the batsman, who has left his crease to attempt a run.
Cooper further said that in a similar manner to the sledging that Warner received in the summer Ashes for his punch on Joe Root, they would be ready with more chants against the batsman in Adelaide as he had upset a few of the team, adding that they would not be doing their job if they did not give Warner 'some stick'.
Later, the batsman involved is alleged to have been swinging his bat at the wicketkeeper.
Sydney, Nov 19 ( ANI ): Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon has challenged explosive England batsman Kevin Pietersen to 'bring it on' in the winter Ashes.
Summary: LONDON: England batsman Jonathan Trott came to the defence of cricket's controversial Decision Review System .
Sharjah Hard-hitting batsman Shaimon Anwar cracked an unbeaten 77 runs to help UAE register an exciting two wicket win over Scotland with just one ball to spare and register a clean 2-0 sweep of the International Cricket Council World Cricket League Championship one-day matches at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
On the second day of first test match at historic MCG against Australia ,India star batsman was dismissed on 73 so he missed another chance to score ton.
LEICESTERSHIRE have signed India batsman Virender Sehwag and Australia A cap Brad Hodge as their overseas players for 2003.
London, Nov 18 ( ANI ): Former English cricketer Mark Ramprakash has said that Ashes selected batsman Michael Carberry has the skills to make the most of the Aussie terrain.