blockhole


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blockhole

(ˈblɒkˌhəʊl)
n
(Cricket) a mark or marks on a cricket pitch around the area where the batsman stands, caused by batsmen tapping their bats on the ground
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A fit Shami is an asset with his ability to work up brisk pace, swing the ball both ways and hit the blockhole.
They took it down to 16 needed from the last six balls but Hannon-Dalby held his nerve to deliver a superb final over right up in the blockhole.
But I was just focused on aiming for that blockhole, and it came out well.
But England's current all-rounder foiled his predecessor by keeping his nerve and regular hitting the blockhole.
The windmilling medium pacer has the ability to put the ball in the blockhole when it matters and it only matters when I back his side.