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stumper

An attachment on a bulldozer, used in the removal of tree stumps.
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Mumbai: Opener Gautam Gambhir and middle order batsman Yuvraj Singh were yesterday axed while stumper Dinesh Karthik was rewarded for his good batting form with a berth in India's 15-member squad for next month's Champions Trophy cricket tournament in England.
Wardens batted first and made 139-8 with Paul Henderson top scoring on 54 not out while skipper James Jordan (25) and stumper Steve Byng provided the best back-up with Hitesh Majuder (3-28) the most successful bowler.
As a result, it became possible to directly duplicate the stumper. Therefore, the PTM process and current master galvanizing process combined reduce the mastering processes from 11 to 5 process steps.
While it's fairly simple to choose PCs and printers, the projector question can be a stumper. That's because there are advantages and disadvantages to both technologies.
Figuring it out is like tackling a piece of algebra rife with many X, Y and Z factors, but it's this stumper that writer, critic and journalist Greg Tate aims to explore in his book Midnight Lightning.
The former England stumper cele- brated the marking of his 39th birthday by suffering a recurrence of his old hamstring trouble in Worcestershire's Twenty20 Cup defeat by Warwickshire on Wednesday night.
Reference librarians know that collaboration among their colleagues often is necessary to answer a particularly difficult question--a "stumper." Collaboration with far-distant colleagues can be accomplished through the mailing list Stumpers-L.
Dhoni first took an easy catch to dismiss South Africa stumper bastman de Kock who was looking good on 29 off 17.
KARACHI -- As a former wicket-keeper himself and now the chief selector, it will not be so difficult for MSK Prasad to select the second wicket keeper for the World Cup squad, believes former stumper Farrokh Engineer.
Addressing a media conference here, PCB Chairman Ehsan Mani officially announced stumper Sarfraz, who is serving a four-ODI ban for his racist comments over South Africa's Andile Phehlukwayo recently, as the captain while stressing his skills and contribution to the team.
"He took a bit of battering and it was a pretty gutsy knock," said Aussie stumper Tim Paine.