leg before wicket

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leg before wicket

Cricket a manner of dismissal on the grounds that a batsman has been struck on the leg by a bowled ball that otherwise would have hit the wicket
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GREAT AYTON: S Moylan c Creedon b Dixon 16, C Delport c Borrowdale b Dixon 34, J Chisolm c Wainman b Dixon 0, C Batchelor c Roberts b Dumindu 17, D Grainge lbw Creedon 14, S Pennock c Alderson b Dumindu 68, J Doyle c Dixon b Dumindu 1, M Croft c Creedon b Wainman 7, J Grainge c Creedon b Wainman 4, A Liddle c Roberts b Wainman 18, T Leng not out 1.
Gave James Pattinson out lbw - surprising Stuart Broad (below) -and he didn't review - again it would have missed.
However, while there was a decreasing trend in the percentage of babies with LBW, there was a slight increase in the absolute numbers -to 480,700 babies in 2015 from 479,500 babies in 2012.
Among maternal risk factors, maternal age between 20-29 years contributed 58.90% to LBW babies.
Bishop Auckland v Great Ayton BISHOP AUCKLAND R Nicholson c Grainge b Jeewantha 4, S Oldfield c Grainge b Jeewantha 12, D Legge c Grainge b Marsay 9, C George c Grainge b Marsay 2, G Burlinson c Pennock b Croft 27, D Taylor b Batchelor 2, B Lambert lbw Batchelor 0, J Dinger c Grainge b Croft 3, C Sawyer c Batchelor b Leng 0, J Lacey not out 2, J Conway b Croft 1.
Chi square analysis indicated that gender of the babies did not affect the incidence of LBW or NBW babies (Table-II).
The present study was therefore undertaken to identify the percentage of LBW and study various epidemiological factors associated with it.
In underserved areas, which were still abundant in developing countries, clinicians should predict LBW as early as possible to reduce the morbidity and mortality of maternal and fetal.
Jones was lbw to the left-arm seamers of former Rochdale striker Keith Barker before Procter was trapped in front by off-spinner Jeetan Patel as he offered no shot.
To the best of our knowledge, there are rare detailed studies in Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries about the nutritional status of LBW infants.
Every cricketing day of Watson's career now starts with the player working in the nets to get over the LBW threat, which is an added arsenal to arch-rivals England's stocks.