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spin bowler

Cricket a bowler who specializes in bowling balls with a spinning motion
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Both Frisco Joe and Spin Bowler run at Wimbledon tomorrow.
Spin Bowler missed his break last Tuesday and was badly baulked in his Wimbledon hurdle race.
The spin bowler popped the question on Friday night during dinner at the Old Course Hotel in St Andrews.
"Personally I'd always go in with two spinners anywhere in the world - because I'm a spin bowler and love having a spin twin at the other end," he said.
All-rounder Ebony Rainford- Brent is included after recovering from a back injury while 16-year-old spin bowler Holly Colvin and 17- year-old batsman Sarah Taylor prepare for their first international overseas tour.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Feb 22 (ANI): Indian spin bowler Yuzvendra Chahal on Friday expressed anger over the Pulwama attack and demanded a aACoefirm actionaACA[yen] against those behind the barbaric attack.
Taimoor Khan Bhatti and Nadeem Sarwar said Yasir expressed the hope that ace spin bowler will attain more such feats for the country in future.
This is surprising since Dennis Lillee is rated by most cricket fans as the game's outstanding fast bowler, Shane Warne is rated by cricket experts as the world's finest ever spin bowler, and Adam Gilchrist is widely regarded as the greatest wicket-keeper-batsman in the history of the game.
2 Spin bowler Monty Panesar (right) began his professional career with which county in 2001?
My brother Joe fared not much better either despite my father being an accomplished spin bowler. Our mother kitted him out at Birkby Junior School in all the latest gear, making him embarrassingly conspicuous amongst his peers dressed in more casual attire.
Yet when it comes to sporting figures with a gentlemanly public persona who are prolific at turning the air blue in private, Hodgson comes second to the ex-England spin bowler John Emburey, who is credited with cricket's greatest foul-mouthed rant.
The Aussie spin bowler turned commentator has been educating model Liz, 46, about cricket.