nonstriker

nonstriker

Batsman at the wicket opposite that of the striker.
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s He not only took 3-34 to help bundle the Kiwis out for 186, but also got rid of their most influential batsman Kane Williamson with a fingertip stretch of fortune to run babf him out non-striker's him out at the nonstriker's end.
Warne, who took 1,001 Test and one-day wickets in his career, also admitted he would have been happy to give Buttler an easy single to keep him at the nonstriker's end.
Vilas' departure was unlucky, Davies drilling a straight drive which Tongue deflected onto the stumps to run the South African out at the nonstriker's end for 18.
Clark's day got even better shortly after lunch when he got a hand on a fierce Lyth straight drive and ran out Tim Bresnan backing up at the nonstriker's end to leave the visitors at 86 for six.
England mustered two wickets in the final session under lights, and Bayliss believes they should have had a third when Chris Woakes felt he got a fingertip on a straight-drive to deflect it on to the nonstriker's stumps - with Williamson short of his ground on 64.
England mustered two wickets in the final session under lights, and Bayliss believes they should have had a third when Chris Woakes felt he got a fingertip on a straightdrive to deflect it on to the nonstriker's stumps - with Williamson short of his ground on 64.
A Weighell pull after lunch was brutal, causing nonstriker Carse to take evasive action.
Marchant de Lange came to the crease and showed some attacking intent with a series of powerfully-hit boundaries, one of which forced nonstriker Salter to duck under a straight drive.
In between, Chris Jordan did for Dinesh Chandimal, who guided an edge into Buttler's gloves and Lahiru Thirimanne was run out at the nonstriker's end, Stokes reacting instantly to pick up and part the stumps as the batsman returned.
England fought back after Sachithra Senanayake ran out golden boy Jos Buttler, backing up at the nonstriker's end, but not effectively enough as Mahela Jayawardene (53) and Lahiru Thirimanne (60no) struck their first half-centuries of the series and shared a crucial fourth-wicket stand of 98.
At present, if a bowler breaks the wicket at the nonstriker's end in the course of delivering the ball it is ruled a dead ball.
After one warning, every time Finn clips the stumps at the nonstriker's end with his knee as he bowls, the umpire calls 'dead ball' which penalises the batsman especially when he has hit the offending ball for four.