cut shot


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cut shot

[′kət ‚shät]
(mining engineering)
A shot designed to bring down coal which has been sheared or opened on one side.
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It was meant to launch a Sh 262 million Riamukurwe water project but was cut shot after Tangatanga and Kieleweke politics played out
In Kisii County, the celebrations were cut shot after two men died in a borehole tragedy.
Sarfraz played one cut shot too many and was caught at first slip off Kagiso Rabada before Babar Azam hooked Duanne Olivier to long leg.
Richard Sharp (20) got the Quorn innings off to a brisk start, but his dismissal, caught at gully from a fierce cut shot, triggered a mini collapse as the visitors slumped to 36-3.
Shola Alvarez delivered in the clutch and gave the Fighting Warays a 12-9 lead with an improbable last-ditch cut shot that caught the Lady Warriors by surprise.
Thank you so much for making that cover drive and cut shot video.
West Indies further tightened the screw when Shah, who had batted so impressively for his 68 from 109 deliveries, played a loose cut shot to Ashley Nurse and Keemo Paul took a simple catch at point.
Left-arm spinner Sarwate (3/30) broke the stand when first-innings century-maker Shorey edged to Wadkar while trying to play a cut shot. Gurbani returned to remove Nitish, whose drove shot was not timed rightly and ended in the hands of Wadkar.
There was risk involved, though, and on 41 Stoneman was dropped at gully by Nick Larkin as he climbed into his favourite cut shot again off first-change Simon Milenko.
Tamim Iqbal had sliced a cut shot straight at the fielder, but Shahidi couldn't latch on to the chance.
Asked about his own plan against Indian spinners, Taylor said: " The sweep shot is something that I played a lot at the start of my career, it is also something I tried to get away from, especially in Tests, but anytime you play in the sub- continent, you have have got to be able to play sweep or a cut shot.
Shahid finally dismissed him when Younus, who hit 11 fours and three sixes in his knock, sliced a cut shot straight to the gully fielder.