maiden over


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maiden over

n. Sports
An over in cricket during which no runs are scored.

maiden over

n
(Cricket) cricket an over in which no runs are scored

maiden over

An over in which no runs are scored.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.maiden over - (cricket) an over in which no runs are scoredmaiden over - (cricket) an over in which no runs are scored
cricket - a game played with a ball and bat by two teams of 11 players; teams take turns trying to score runs
over - (cricket) the division of play during which six balls are bowled at the batsman by one player from the other team from the same end of the pitch
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A maiden over was the perfect start for the visitors, but 12 runs from the next two overs, left Stokesley needing seven from the last over.
Assarain A in reply slumped to 90 all out off 33 overs with a top score of 17 (69b, 1x4) from Mohammed Nadeem Man of the match David Samrot ended with excellent figures of 5 for 28 off 10 overs 2 of which were maiden overs whilst Mohammed Nadeem ended with 3 for 21 off 8 overs including a maiden over.
Bilal Khan was the pick of the bowlers ending with figures of four for 23 in 10 overs including a maiden over while David Samrot ended with two for 43 in 10 overs.
Syed Tariq Hussain maintained a tight line to end with figures of four for 27 in 10 overs one of which was a maiden over.
The bowlers to be amongst the wickets were Rajesh Ranpura, 3 for 31 off 9 overs, which included two maiden overs, and Syed mir Kaleem, who ended with 2 for 61 off 10 overs, with one maiden over.
Muscat : Abishek Ramesh, with bowling figures of 4 for 36 off 10 overs, including one maiden over, helped Arabian Industries record an easy 87-run win against Times of Oman A in the last match of the Muscat Pharmacy & Stores LLC-sponsored, 50 overs a side, A Division tournament match played at the Ministry of Sports turf ground at Al Amerat on Thursday.
Zeeshan Maqsood followed his batting feat with an equally good bowling performance ending with figures of 3 for 40 off 10 overs one of which was a maiden over whilst skipper Mohammed Nadeem bagged 2 for 64 off 9.
Skipper Ajay Lalcheta picked up 4 wickets conceding 16 runs off 10 overs including a maiden over whilst Rohan Sadar Joshi bagged 3 wickets conceding 39 runs off 8 overs.
was the pick of the bowlers ending with figures of 4 for 23 off 10 overs one of which was a maiden over.
Skipper Ajay Lalcheta recorded the first five wicket haul on the turf strip, conceding 32 runs off 10 overs, one of which was a maiden over.
1 overs one of which was a maiden over helped Indian School Muscat (ISM) stay unbeaten with a massive eight wicket win against Indian School Darsait (ISD).
2 for 1 off two overs one of which was a maiden over, Jathin V.