wicket keeper


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wicket keeper

Member of the fielding side who stands behind the batsman and the wicket to catch or stop the ball from the bowler.
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wicket keeper

n (Cricket) → portiere m
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Mushfiqur Rahim who became a proud father on Monday when his wife Jannatul Kifayet gave birth to their first child at a local hospital was beaming with confident as he admitted that his added responsibility of roll of captain and wicket keeper is no longer required, so he has a lees burden therefore would love to concentrate more on batting.
LAHORE -- Wicket keeper batsman Zulqarnain Haider has claimed that fixing is taking place in the ongoing T10 League 2017, Samaa reported.
There are a lot of examples, where teams have played two wicket-keepers in the squad, one as wicket keeper and the other purely as a batsman, and if I am scoring runs and in-form then why can Pakistan try this as well, he said.
ISLAMABAD -- Wicket keeper batsman Kamran Akmal turned 33 on Wednesday.
1 wicket keeper of the squad and out of form middle order batsman would be able to make the squad as a second wicket keeper.
Namibia's wicket keeper, Carmen Engelbretch, scooped the best wicket keeper award for the four nations tournament.
Opener Abdul Jabar was caught by wicket keeper Latif off Remil for two while Salim Kaiser was bowled scoring just one.
Sydney, Jan 12( ANI ): Former Australia wicket keeper Ian Healy has said incumbent Test team glove man Mathew Wade is not good enough for the longest form of the game, adding that the Victorian was not even familiar with some of the basics of keeping wickets.
Mustard was named the NatWest Pro40 Division One MVP in 2009, averaging over 50 in the competition, as well as claiming the most dismissals by a wicket keeper in the LV County Championship.
Derbyshire's problems started when Brown had Hill caught behind by wicket keeper Chris Maynard with the final delivery of the opening over wish just two runs on the board.
But as Warwickshire wicket keeper batsman Ambrose readies himself to become the latest player tried by England in the Gilchrist role, he is excited rather than intimidated by the challenge ahead.
Smethwick batsman Arif Mahmood swung at Penn wicket keeper Lee Nightingale after being taunted for not being able to hit the ball.