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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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Left-handed batsman Harvey was the fifth man out when snapped up by John Windows off spinner Lee Crozier for a fine 79.
Until the guli is caught by a fielder the batsman continues to get the guli airborne and hitting it as far as possible.
For example when a batsman started his innings a few years ago his quote would be, say, 40-45.
The former Cambridge University and Warwickshire batsman submitted a verbal request to be released from the final year of his contract towards the end of last season when he was left out of Worcestershire's one-day team.
With this feat, Smith also became the fifth Australian batsman to register centuries in both innings of Ashes Test.
The ace batsman had scored 22 off 33 balls against West Indies, 63 off 66 balls against England, 30 off 28 balls against Australia, 48 off 57 balls against India, 69 off 80 balls against South Africa, 101 not out off 127 balls against New Zealand, 45 off 51 balls against Afghanistan and 96 off 98 balls against Bangladesh.
The left-handed batsman Imam-ul-Haq said that his role is to play 50 overs and no player wants to give poor performance.
There are many good batsmen that will feature in the 2019 ICC World Cup but only one will stand atop the mountain as the leading run-scorer - a distinction that would forever etch the name of the particular batsman in the annals of history.
Interestingly, the MCC (Marylebone Cricket Club) which governs the laws of cricket had deliberated last year about whether to drop this mandatory, but then decided against it considering the batsman's safety.
The right-handed batsman also became first wicket- keeper-batsman to score two double centuries in Tests, an incredible accomplishment that not too many best wicket-keeper-batsmen have achieved.
DUBAI -- Young Pakistani batsman Babar Azam has broken Indian skipper Virat Kohli's record to score fastest 1,000 runs in T20I, on Sunday.