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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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Sir Ali batsmen failed to cope with Ruaraka's stiff bowling and tight fielding.
I think that's why it was harder for the new batsmen to score runs.
One of the most consistent batsmen in the team and can bat at any position.
Our batsmen set big totals of 358 and 340 runs in the third and fourth ODIs, respectively; however, our bowlers failed to defend the totals and save both the games.
Like I said, it's a batsmen friendly tournament, but at the same time, you see bowlers doing well and having success in different games which is good."
Looking at the form of some of the batsmen during these two games , I felt the need of one more specialist batsman or a batting all-rounder in the side to fill the gap, but unfortunately we do not have any specialist batsman sitting in the dugout.
Virat Kohli took 27 innings to become the quickest batsmen to reach 1,000 Twenty20 runs on October 2, 2015, against South Africa.
As a fan of Pakistani cricket, I feel proud to celebrate the achievements of both young talented batsmen and it is believed that not only these two batsmen but also other players will show effective performance in their games so as to join top ranking cricketers in all three formats.
The former England batsman said the bowling has been exceptionally good as the batsmen have to play their best game in the tournament, adding that every franchise in PSL has good fast bowlers and spinners in their squad qualify international standards.
Played at Kuala Lumpur, the Pakistani U-19s won the toss and elected to field first, allowing the Afghan batsmen to start their batting innings.
Just tell me how many batsmen have scored centuries in both innings of a Test match on Indian soil?
has said that the batsmen's performance in the ongoing Asia Cup 2016