ball over

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Verb1.ball over - surprise greatlyball over - surprise greatly; knock someone's socks off; "I was floored when I heard that I was promoted"
surprise - cause to be surprised; "The news really surprised me"
galvanise, galvanize, startle - to stimulate to action ; "..startled him awake"; "galvanized into action"
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After making just one from his first 15 balls he struck four consecutive sixes across two Jake Ball overs and five off of six deliveries on his way to 40.
Moreover this time with six ball overs it is going to be a very different tournament and hence any team can beat anyone.
This is something that is happening quite frequently these days and people are left watching just five ball overs, since the first or last ball is sacrificed to commercials over-shooting the time slot or intruding right when a wicket falls or someone hits a four or six.
The Saints scored 152 for nine in their 15 eight ball overs with Nick Swetman their top scorer getting 52 after being dropped before he scored.