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run-out

1. Cricket dismissal of a batsman by running him out
2. Mechanical engineering an imperfection of a rotating component so that not all parts revolve about their intended axes relative to each other
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Albion boss Slaven Bilic gave starts to Filip Krovinovic, Semi Ajayi and Kenneth Zohore, as the trio enjoyed their first run-outs at B71.
Root hit 182 not out in the Grenada win and despite his first hundred away from home and the first victory, he revealed that Alastair Cook focused on the run-outs, even if they weren't all his fault.
The Saltires, who contributed to their own demise with three shocking run-outs, limped to a total of just 73, leaving the Red Rose county to stroll to glory by eight wickets with 38 overs to spare.
Asad Shafiq has to depart on his individual score of 16 runs and soon after him century maker of first ODI Shoaib Malik also left the ground over run-out by Mutumbami.
Melbourne, Apr 14 ( ANI ): Australian allrounder Shane Watson has vowed to change his appalling record of run-outs at Test level.
The start was good until we lost a few wickets, then the run-outs happened.
Many feel that his opening partner Virender Sehwag was responsible for the freak run-out, but there are others who believe that Tendulkar should take full responsibility.
Gloucestershire's victory owed much to sharp fielding and disciplined bowling, but Sussex contributed to their own downfall with three run-outs.
"We fielded really well, with the run-outs and some really good catches."
But Stokes marked himself out on Wednesday when he sealed the deal for England with an unbeaten top-score of 63 to add to two wickets and two run-outs.
The 26-year-old was unable to help Eoin Morgan's team to victory then but did so at Mount Maunganui yesterday - with two run-outs and two wickets as well as a top score of 63 not out to level the one-day international series at 1-1.
Smith ruled out that his involvement in three run-outs hampered the Zalmi's path to victory.