Under-arm

Un´der-arm


a.1.(Cricket) Done (as bowling) with the arm not raised above the elbow, that is, not swung far out from the body; underhand. Cf. Over-arm and Round-Arm.
2.For use under the arms, specifically in the armpit; as, an underarm deodorant.
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The 33-year-old Spaniard came through in four sets 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (7/5), 7-6 (7/3) which saw fiery but talented Australian Kyrgios receive a warning for unsportsmanlike behavior after a running argument with the umpire while twice serving under-arm.
He followed up with another ace -- via a gentle under-arm lob -- though still lost the first set comfortably.]
Nadal accused the bad boy, who must first win an Aussie derby with Jordan Thompson to set up the clash, of a lack of respect when he deployed an under-arm serve in their last match in March.
Relations between the pair have always been frosty and the 18-time Grand Slam winner accused the bad boy from Oz of showing a lack of respect when he deployed an under-arm serve in their most recent match in Acapulco in March.
Position the cuff over the corresponding sleeve lower-edge wrong side, aligning the raw edges and cuff seamline with the sleeve under-arm seam; stitch.
If Trevor Chappell's under-arm bowling action (against New Zealand at Melbourne in February 2001) is not considered, Team India's 33-year-old batting all-rounder Jadhav had the lowest bowling action against Australia at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad on Saturday.
The main perpetrator, Cameron Bancroft, will remain the face of the worst scandal in Australian cricket since Trevor Chappell bowled an under-arm delivery against New Zealand in 1981.
Kenya Prisons libero Judith Tarus executes an under-arm pass during their training session for the Kenya Volleyball Federation league play-offs at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani Indoor Gymnasium on November 27, 2018.
The batsman hits the ball listening to the sound of the ball using the 'sweep shot', in order to provide maximum chance of the bat hitting the ball and the bowlers have to bowl under-arm.
No one has heard a peep from him since he walked in, apart from a couple of times taking under-arm deliveries on the club website.
Over the past two years, First Step Digital has launched mosquito patches and bands, and a range of products under Sirona such as Feminine Pain Relief Patches (to ease pain during periods), bio-degradable disposal bags (for hygienic disposal of sanitary products), wet wipes for intimate areas, applicator tampons, and under-arm sweat pads.