nightwatchman


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nightwatchman

night watchman [ˌnaɪtˈwɒtʃmən] n [nightwatchmen] (pl) [night watchmen] (pl) ngardien m de nuit
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The nightwatchman settled into his chair and his mind became a blank.
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With 10 minutes to play, England slipped from 228-3 to 233-5 when Root and then Jonny Bairstow - who decided against a nightwatchman - fell and the day was Australia's.
CRICKET By DAVID CLOUGH ENGLAND'S decision to forego the nightwatchman option surprised everyone and then backfired badly when Jonny Bairstow fell to the last ball of day one at the SCG.
NIGHT-MARE DECISION BY BAIRSTOW ENGLAND'S decision to forego the nightwatchman option surprised everyone and then backfired badly when Jonny Bairstow fell to the last ball of day one at the SCG.
They lost Jermaine Blackwood (eight) and nightwatchman Devendra Bishoo (20) in the two-hour morning session.
mustered one wicket in each of the first two sessions - nightwatchman Yasir Shah and then Azhar Ali.
Woakes, who earlier on Saturday made a brisk 58, then underlined his growing all-round credentials with three for 18 in six overs as he dismissed Mohammad Hafeez (18), Azhar Ali and nightwatchman Rahat Ali (both one).
That left Glamorgan on 96 for three but nightwatchman Andrew Salter and Chris Cooke then added 26 before Salter was stumped by Davies off Kerrigan when he came down the wicket but was defeated by a little turn.
The left-hander put on 116 with nightwatchman Mark Wood for the second wicket to turn a daunting-looking total into less of a run chase, more of a stroll.
That wicket brought nightwatchman Andrew Salter to the middle to join Jacques Rudolph (16 not out).
It required a mammoth second-innings effort - including centuries from both openers and a dour demonstration of nightwatchman Steven Finn's previouslyunheralded defensive technique - to ensure a draw in Dunedin.