wicketkeeper


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wick·et·keep·er

 (wĭk′ĭt-kē′pər)
n.
The cricket player positioned immediately behind the wicket in play.

wicketkeeper

(ˈwɪkɪtˌkiːpə)
n
(Cricket) cricket the player on the fielding side positioned directly behind the wicket
Translations

wicketkeeper

n (Cricket) → Torwächter(in) m(f)
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The wicketkeeper is the most important member of the fielding unit, and the lifeblood of the side, but is often unintentionally neglected at training sessions, so we are now working to address that problem.
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We must got to select and groom good wicketkeeper which is very important for our current cricket and an eye on the future", he said.
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