legbreak


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legbreak

Ball that breaks from leg to off when it hits the ground.
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Everton only need look to their previous encounter against Leicester City at Goodison Park on Wednesday evening when right full-back Seamus Coleman produced an heroic performance in his first firstteam game for almost 10 months after recovering from a double legbreak for evidence that transfer fees have no bearing on the individual merits of a player.
A TOP Welsh cyclist will be out of action until at least next year after he suffered a double legbreak on his brother's stag do.
But for the second consecutive match, he was to go to the next ball after a maximum, this time undone by a slower variation - an attempted legbreak which went straight on to hit middle-stump as the opener aimed to whip runs off the back foot.
Rashid did make the breakthrough with the final ball before the tea interval when Mahmudullah edged a regulation legbreak low to slip on 38, ending a 90-run stand for the third wicket.
Left-back Shaw missed most of last season after suffering a double legbreak in September and Allardyce said: "It's a slight problem with the leg.
Rashid then kept his nerve, after Rizwan hit the first ball of an over for six, keeping the ball up with another legbreak which was edged behind.
He passed his previous career-best when he just cleared long on off Shoaib, and then on 77 he edged a Yasir Shah legbreak but survived when the ball went through wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed's fingertips and was then put down by Mohammad Rizwan at slip too.
Masood padded up to Sodhi's first ball, a big legbreak jagging in from the rough outside off.
Dubai: If Royal Challengers Bangalore's legbreak googly bowler Yuzvendra Chahal takes pride in plotting a batsman's downfall, it's a craft he may have picked up from his chess playing days.
Lendl Simmons soon played for a Shahid Afridi legbreak, but it didn't turn and took the middle stumps.
NOELFEHIL Y willrideasstable jockeytotrainerCharlie Longsdon whenhe returnstothesaddlein Septemberafter recoveringfrom a triple legbreak sustained in theGrandNationalinApril, writes AndrewKing.
Dawid Malan, who batted so well in the game against England at the weekend, also showed some real skill as a leg-spinner in this game; Daren Ganga was smartly defeated by a perfect legbreak.