leg rope


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leg rope

n
a rope used to secure an animal by its hind leg
vb
(tr) to restrain (an animal) by a leg rope
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The right-hander, on 97 runs, pulled a short ball to the deep square leg rope on the fifth delivery in the 27th over off Mustafizur Rahman and ran for a single.
Arguably Jersey's most famous - and most instantly recognisable - surfer is a glossy-coated dog who comes trotting across the sand, his jaws clamped round the leg rope of a surfboard that trails in the sand behind him.
At one stage there was a leg gully with a man behind him in off the fine leg rope. At other points there were two midwickets on the drive and a short mid-on so close he almost touched the cut strip.
The 34-year-old added: "I was sitting there and I felt something get stuck in my leg rope and I was kicking trying to get it away.
Fanning, the defending champion, said: "I felt something just get stuck in my leg rope and I was kicking trying to get it away.
Fanning said after his near-death experience that the shark "came up and got stuck in my leg rope".
The right-hander brought up her half-century by lifting Jenny Gunn over the square leg rope, but was unluckily run out at the non-striker's end when Holly Colvin deflected Alex Blackwell's straight drive onto the stumps with the opener out of her crease.
QATAR Supply of single leg rope Tender no: STC/ST09MT0055 Description: Supply of single leg rope.
A large shark entangled itself in a surfer's leg rope in Australia and began towing him and his board out to sea, the surfer said yesterday.
A Steven Finn short ball tempted Gayle, playing his first Twenty20 international in two years, to swipe at a ball he could only top edge high to Jonny Bairstow who held on well on the fine leg rope.
They used a surfboard leg rope as a tourniquet for his leg and massaged his heart.