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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Smith (49) was given out hit wicket when disturbing a bail with his bat but Solanki's energetic running for ones and twos took him to 49.
There are six occasions on which a decision can be referred to the third umpire-run out, caught, stumped, hit wicket, boundary line decisions, and the issue of whether or not batsmen have crossed when they end up at the same end.
Jersey wasn't helped by the hit wicket of William Harris and the run out of Anthony Hawkins-Kay in quick succession.
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.
The report further said that the on-field umpire has the discretion to consult with the third umpire if he is unsure only in the case of run out, stumping and hit wicket decisions, clean catches, boundary decisions, obstructing the field and batsmen running to the same end.
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.
Rashid, whose 10 overs of legspin cost just 37 runs, was 31 not out off 23 balls with four fours, Left-arm quick Johnson, who finished with figures of three wickets for 24 runs, took three for five in 13 balls as England suffered a middle-order slump Owais Shah was keeping England on course with 40 off 48-balls until he was unluckily out hit wicket, his back foot dislodging a bail as he faced Johnson, to leave England 161 for four in the 38th over.
Run out, played on, hit wicket - how else could Worcestershire's batsmen contrive to get themselves out?
Australia Second Innings S K Warne hit wicket b Flintoff .
Second innings: Overnight: 39-2 van Jaarsveld hit wicket b Patel.
Shehzad, 22, scored a careerbest 176 but was dismissed in the last over before lunch, hit wicket off New Zealand's seamer Corey Anderson.