inswinger


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inswinger

(ˈɪnˌswɪŋə)
n
1. (Cricket) cricket a ball bowled so as to move from off to leg through the air
2. (Soccer) soccer a ball kicked, esp from a corner, so as to move through the air in a curve towards the goal or the centre
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No 4 (45 mins) - DF inswinger that beat everyone in the penalty box.
Neil Carter's inswinger finally ousted Adams and Loudon removed Carberry and Sean Ervine via Jonathan Trott at slip.
In his next over he squared up Makhaya Ntini for another catch by Read and produced a good inswinger to remove James Anyon.
The Jags forced a couple of corners on the half hour mark and midfielder Derek Fleming's inswinger from the right almost sneaked in at the near post before United keeper Paul Gallacher scrambled to punch clear.
Abdul Razzaq (10) saw his off stump tumble to Pollock's inswinger from the very next delivery.
Valentine whipped in an inswinger from the right touchline and Conlon was unmarked to plant a powerful header past Brock from close range.
Only 19 balls were possible before rain claimed an hour of play, but it was time enough for Smith to trap Philip Weston leg before with an inswinger.
And any hopes England had of reaching a competitive total ended with Langeveldt striking again four overs later to end Thorpe's two hours of resistance for 12 when he clipped an inswinger straight to Jacques Rudolph at square leg.
Left-armer Chaminda Vaas, having Matt Horne nibbling an angled delivery to wicketkeeper Romesh Kaluwitharana and Mathew Sinclair padding away an inswinger to be leg-before, took two for 18 in eight overs.
And six minutes later it was game over with Dessie Baker again involved when he floated a beautiful inswinger onto the head of Geoghegan who found the net with ease.
Some indifferent umpiring did not help their cause either when Kaleem Ashraf was given out lbw playing well forward to a Mike Palmer (3-44) inswinger.
Hewitt sent in a teasing inswinger from the right and, as Rovers keeper Collett dithered, Lormor pounced at the far post.