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skittle

1. a wooden or plastic pin, typically widest just above the base
2. a bowling game in which players knock over as many skittles as possible by rolling a wooden ball at them
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Rhodri Morgan hit 34 in reply for Llandudno while Ethan Hill struck 21 but they were eventually skittled out on 110.
Miskin had the chance to set the target after being put in, and set it at 158, after they were skittled out on 157.
Despite a 50 from Ben Wilcox-Jones, Denbigh were skittled for 123 (Rob Eccles 5-26, Dave Smith 4-31).
Gary Pope took seven for 17 and Philip Head three for 23 as the visitors were skittled for 40 inside 16 overs.
Gowerton tried to fight back with Adam Wright whacking 31 and Luke Main adding 26 but a master class in bowling from Philip George, who took a stunning seven wickets, saw them skittled out on 127.
Llantwit Major Cavaliers maintained their championship challenge with a 183-run thrashing of Landore who were skittled out for 50 in 23.
Usk skittled out visitors Rogerstone for 75, 24 of them wides, with top scorer Andrew Trinder scoring just 17.
The Red Rose county were skittled for 124 and were already trailing before stumps on day one as Sussex, beaten at Surrey last week, reached the close on 137 for three.
John Winning hit 59 and Jimmy Vaughan 44no as St Asaph reached 246-5, with William Ryan claiming 3-8 in just four overs as the visitors were skittled for 152 in 43.
Palmer then hit 35 in reply for St Ishmaels but they could only reach 110 before being skittled out thanks to Davies (4-34) and Shaun Whitfield (4-28).
Llanelli amassed 302-8 and then skittled the Seasiders out for just 132.