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full toss

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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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But 24 came from an extraordinary 15th over in which Klaassen bowled two high full tosses - the second of which meant he was withdrawn from the attack.
But team-mate Joe Denly's World Cup chances suffered a setback, with the leg-spinner playing in place of the rested Adil Rashid bowling a couple of full tosses in solitary over costing nine runs before he was taken out of the attack by England captain Eoin Morgan.
In the next two overs, he heaved Boyd Rankin over square leg for another six while Tim Murtagh's successive full tosses were smoked for a four and a six.Najibullah's efforts though ended in vain as Balbirnie dissected the chase with surgeon-like precision.
"What I told Brathwaite is just hold his pose and he is going to bowl a couple of full tosses, as always.
Rehman, who had played over 50 international matches, finished with the incredible poor bowling figures of 0-8 off 0.0 overs, sent down three full tosses above waist height that saw him pulled from the attack by the umpires.
But after an impressive opening spell against New Zealand he was taken for 28 runs in his final over, bowling a succession of waist high full tosses at Ross Taylor as New Zealand changed the game.
Chris Gayle, after his net session, asked a net bowler to bowl waist- high full tosses, slow and quick.
On an excellent batting track more redolent of August than April, the Bears did well to restrict Kent to 246, though it was a far from perfect display, especially when a spate of late-innings full tosses allowed Darren Stevens to gallop a 29-ball half-century.