hit wicket


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hit wicket

Cricket an instance of a batsman breaking the wicket with the bat or a part of the body while playing a stroke and so being out
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He was out hit wicket against Tom Cowley who collected 2-41 Tfrom his 12.
It hit him on the side of the head and his bat struck the stumps for a hit wicket dismissal.
The centurymaking Pakistan opener was hit in the head, and was out hit wicket owing to the impact for 176 in 116th over of the Pakistan innings, by a short delivery from Corey Anderson.
Australia Second Innings S K Warne hit wicket b Flintoff .
Second innings: Overnight: 39-2 van Jaarsveld hit wicket b Patel.
SOUTHAFRICA First Innings Smith hit wicket b Flintoff.
Run out, played on, hit wicket - how else could Worcestershire's batsmen contrive to get themselves out?
A second wicket partnership of 83 off 48 balls with Ahmed Shehzad (46) set Pakistan on the way, but the innings lost momentum when Hafeez was out hit wicket with the total on 170 off the third ball of the 17th over.
Warwickshire Second innings V Chopra hit wicket b Thorp .
Trying to turn one off his legs, Ganguly's backfoot slightly brushed off the stumps to disturb the bails -- and the umpires gave in to a appeal for hit wicket.
Kohli had nine fours - and a straight six off Patel - when he went shortly afterwards, again just dislodging a bail as his foot slipped in the crease, to go hit wicket off Swann (three for 34).
The following day (Sunday 26) is a giant Fun Day, with a human inflatable five-a-side competition, hit wicket and throwing competitions, a casino, horse racing, tennis speed serve, a human fruit machine and many more.