full toss


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full toss

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full pitch

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(Cricket) cricket a bowled ball that reaches the batsman without bouncing

full toss

Ball that does not bounce before reaching the batsman.
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To cap it all off, with Cook on 93 and just one over to come in the day, Smith brought himself on to bowl his part-time leggies, serving up a full toss and a long hop to gift the England man his ton before the close.
Australia's Cameron Bancroft sweeps England's Chris Woakes fine for four, then smashes a full toss straight for another and off the last ball of the over, hit another drive and secures a big win for Australia.
That was followed by two leg-side wides and a waist-high full toss, which was hit for four and signalled no-ball.
Left-hander Dhawan eventually fell for 68 when he hit a full toss from teenage leg-spinner Shadab Khan to Azhar Ali at deep midwicket.
It spoilt the excellent effort of Harry Gurney, who had five for 42 until a full toss was launched over mid-wicket by the left-handed Jennings, who drove the final ball between mid-off and extra cover.
Next over, Jason Roy hit a Brooks full toss to Adil Rashid at mid-wicket before Root got rid of Davies, lbw for 52 off 88 balls with nine fours, and when James Burke was lbw to Brooks without scoring Surrey were 152 for six.
Stokes did not deliver a full toss but nevertheless found himself with no answer to Brathwaite's power hitting.
Unlike the switch-hit - a shot he had clearly practiced when he first used it playing for England - the new shot was more of a reaction to Pietersen getting himself in the wrong position, before dispatching a full toss for six.
Hush, batting without a helmet, was struck on the head missing a full toss he tried to hook.
Dilshan pulled a full toss from Chris Jordan to Ali on the deep mid-wicket fence, but Chandimal (55 not out) and Thisara Perera (54 off 26 balls) boosted the total with a quickfire stand of 63 from 35 deliveries.
We found when we batted the fuller ball whether it was a yorker or a full toss was easy to hit," he said.
Siddarth Kaul managed to keep Yuvraj quiet early on in the 19th over with some wide yorkers outside off, but he unfathomably served up a full toss that went over mid- wicket.