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uppercut

Boxing a short swinging upward blow with the fist delivered at an opponent's chin
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Stand-in skipper Gregory claimed his first two wickets of the innings, bowling Plunkett for 19 and getting Adil Rashid caught at third-man uppercutting for an innings-high score of 49.
He then opened up, uppercutting Meaker over backward point for six.
Root, as is his style, played a breezier hand and he scored st a decent rate, driving and uppercutting Abbott and taking 15 runs off Rabada's fourth over the day.
He was quickly followed by Calum MacLeod, after a couple of neat boundaries, caught at cover and Paul Collingwood, uppercutting to third man next ball, in Olly Stone's second over.
Horses who have had light seasons sometimes win the race David Hine VVYOU've got more chance of uppercutting a dwarf, than Bobs Worth winning the Gold Cup.