hit wicket


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hit wicket

n
(Cricket) cricket an instance of a batsman breaking the wicket with the bat or a part of the body while playing a stroke and so being out
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Commenting on an incident involving a Premier Division team's wicketkeeper appealing for a hit wicket dismissal, which was recorded on cameras and went viral on social media, a senior OC official said: "We have yet to receive official report on the match and the incident.
He added: "That was the first hit wicket I've ever got .
Kohli, India's best batsman, looked in fine touch and struck crisp boundaries in his 40 before the right-hander was out hit wicket, his back leg brushing the stumps as he tried to pull a Rashid delivery.
It hit him on the side of the head and his bat struck the stumps for a hit wicket dismissal.
He was out hit wicket against Tom Cowley who collected 2-41 Tfrom his 12.
Graham Wagg struck the first six of the game over long-on in the 17th over before suffering a strange dismissal when he was hit wicket to Azharullah attempting to hook a bouncer with his bat striking the stumps on the follow through.
Root was stumped for 32 before Gale was given out hit wicket after he trod on his stumps trying to work Durston through midwicket.
From this season, on- field umpires have started to take the third umpire's assistance for line decisions like stumpings, run outs, and hit wicket even in nontelevised matches.
Lewry struck again soon afterwards when he dismissed Wiseman lbw for just 11, before Callum Thorp was bizarrely out hit wicket to Sami for one.
Oh, and those 10 official ways of dismissal: bowled, leg before, stumped, run out, caught, timed out, handled ball, hit wicket, hitting ball twice, obstruction.
Pietersen, who stacked up a career-best 226 as England opened up a 1-0 lead in the npower series at Headingley, appeared on course for three figures once more before their stand was halted by a hit wicket dismissal to Dwayne Bravo.
Collingwood's eventful over was followed by the departure of Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq in the next, hit wicket after losing his balance attempting to sweep left-arm spinner Monty Panesar.