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eight ball

A name commonly given to a flight attitude indicator.
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James Hildreth (45) and Nick Compton (40) laid the foundations before West Indian Kieran Pollard struck 19 from eight balls while Zander De Bruyn survived a crucial dropped catch from wicket-keeper Mark Wallace on nought.
In reply, Mike Powell hit 40 but after Robert Croft was out for 20, Rikki Clarke bowled David Harrison with eight balls left to seal it.
Hemingford were making a fight of it at 90 for two with four overs remaining, but a flurry of good bowling and four dramatic run-outs ensured the Olton win with eight balls to spare.
Rikki Clarke bowled David Harrison for 14 with eight balls left to seal it.
But after rain wiped out the morning stint, Harmison claimed two wickets for one run in eight balls as India reached 302 for eight by the close of a second day cut to 25 overs - the minimum required to deny the 15,500 Trent bridge crowd a 50 per cent refund.
Set 337 to win, they reached their target with eight balls to spare thanks to Taylor's match-winning knock of 117 from 126 deliveries.
Eight balls before the close, Naimur Rahman attempted to heave Price over midwicket and was trapped in front for 16.
Thereafter South African captain Graeme Smith (38) and middle order bats Colin Ingram (31) and Jean-Paul Duminy (19 not out) took their team to victory in a canter with eight balls to spare.
The Proteas reached 256 for three with eight balls to spare, Kallis leading the way with a century off 120 balls while captain Graeme Smith contributed 56 to secure an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series.
But once those two had fallen in the same over to Kaneria,three wickets fell for three runs in eight balls.
His victims included Lara, who suffered successive ducks for the first time in his illustrious Test career,in a spell of three wickets in eight balls shortly before lunch.
Jagger couldn't get much satisfaction as the Windies romped to 100 without loss, but then Harmison ripped out three wickets for one run in eight balls - including home-town hero Lara for a fourth-ball duck.