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googly

Cricket an off break bowled with a leg break action
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By contrast, you can keep sending down googlies in quick succession.
You may have seen the controversial portrait that showed the Aussie's googlies in a little too much detail for those stuffy MCC members at Lord's.
The 23-year-old bowls legspinners, off-spinners, doosras, googlies, top-spinners and something very mysterious called the carrom ball.
Better watch out, Kev, she'll be after your googlies.
ENGLAND'S batsmen repelled enough of Shane Warne's zooters and sliders to regain the Ashes, only for Danish Kaneria to grab them by the short and googlies here.
Which will be news to his girlfriend, Natalie Pinkham - she'll be after his googlies.
Googlies look like leg-breaks but spin into the right-hander like off- breaks and are delivered out of the back of the hand, a technique requiring severe contortion of the wrist.