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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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A spinner cannot bounce out a batsman or surprise him with the shorter pitched stuff so our element of surprise is significantly reduced.
tv, the former England batsman said that 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.
He said we need a dependable batsman to open for us and certainly need a good number 3 batsman and someone to bat well at number 4 too.
India captain Virat Kohli has moved back to the top position among batsmen in the MRF Tyres ICC ODI Player Rankings within 10 days of losing it to South Africa batsman AB de Villiers.
Kohli has moved back to the top within 10 days of losing it to South Africa batsman AB de Villiers after the rankings were updated following India's 2-1 home series win over against New Zealand.
I am offering my stats as a batsman and it is up to the selection committee to judge my ability, said Kamran.
You have to realise that he also grew up in Mumbai and it wasn't easy for him to become the batsman he is against quality pacers.
He even took part in a discussion with former Indian batsman Chopra, who is now retired and regularly appears on cricket chat shows for expert comments.
The batsman is allowed to change his stance and switch-hit but if the bowler does anything different he seems to get clamped down on.
Wales hit the runs comfortably for the loss of only one batsman to record a victory with 10 men standing.
MICHAEL VAUGHAN (1999-2008)Right-handed batsman and occasional off-spinner, made his Test debut in 1999 and in 2005 captained England's first Ashes series win in 18 years.