legbreak


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legbreak

Ball that breaks from leg to off when it hits the ground.
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He passed his previous career-best when he just cleared long on off Shoaib, and then on 77 he edged a Yasir Shah legbreak but survived when the ball went through wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed's fingertips and was then put down by Mohammad Rizwan at slip too.
Rashid then kept his nerve, after Rizwan hit the first ball of an over for six, keeping the ball up with another legbreak which was edged behind.
Brooks also ended Mitchell's two-hour vigil when he edged him to Lees and Adil Rashid's legbreak bamboozled and bowled Joe Clarke to leave Worcestershire wobbling on 95 for four.
There were two further wickets for Adil Rashid in the closing overs, Gareth Berg edging his legbreak to Lyth at slip and Andre Adams caught by Andrew Gale.
47 and took three wickets with his legbreak and googly bowling.
Masood padded up to Sodhi's first ball, a big legbreak jagging in from the rough outside off.
Dubai: If Royal Challengers Bangalore's legbreak googly bowler Yuzvendra Chahal takes pride in plotting a batsman's downfall, it's a craft he may have picked up from his chess playing days.
Lendl Simmons soon played for a Shahid Afridi legbreak, but it didn't turn and took the middle stumps.
NOELFEHIL Y willrideasstable jockeytotrainerCharlie Longsdon whenhe returnstothesaddlein Septemberafter recoveringfrom a triple legbreak sustained in theGrandNationalinApril, writes AndrewKing.
Barrington was born in 1930 and is regarded as one of England's most stylish batsmen, in addition to being an occasional and useful legbreak bowler.
Dawid Malan, who batted so well in the game against England at the weekend, also showed some real skill as a leg-spinner in this game; Daren Ganga was smartly defeated by a perfect legbreak.
Shortly after the final break his 170-ball stay ended with MacGill ripping a super legbreak out of a slightly rough patch back into Vandort's off stump.