off-break


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off-break

Ball that breaks from off to leg when it hits the ground.
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The medium pacer, later named Man-of-the-Match, claimed four for 10 from three overs while off-break bowler Rodney Rott chipped in with two for 15.
Earlier, the right-arm off-break bowler's delivery to Ireland's Laura Delany in the Women's World T20 was voted as the Play of the Women's World T20 2018.
Once Deepti got the wicket of Gaby Lewis (9) with an off-break and Poonam's leg-break saw the end of Clare Shillington (23) stumped by Taniya Bhatia, Ireland had no chance whatsoever.
The Kiwi batsman told the umpire that the Pakistani spinner was bowling 'doosra' - a leg break bowled with an apparent off-break action - which he was not allowed to bowl.
On a related note, the off-break bowler will be leading the Indian spin attack in the upcoming five-match Test series against England beginning August 1.
A useful off-break bowler as well Green represents Sydney Thunder in Australia's Big Bash Twenty20 league.
Aslam, recalled after being dropped from the West Indies tour on disciplinary grounds earlier this year, was trapped leg-before by off-break bowler Perera.
In fact the change, bringing in a silly-point shortly before Hashim Amla was lbw on the back foot when Ali got an off-break to bite and break a century stand with South Africa captain Faf du Plessis, followed a toilet break and brief contingency chat with England's spin-bowling consultant Saqlain Mushtaq.
On nine, Root guided an off-break just past the right hand of Virat Kohli at leg slip - a poor percentage shot, fortunately not terminal.
Meanwhile Rashid, yet to play a home Test, could feature as a back-up or even an alternative to Moeen Ali after the off-break bowler came in for some harsh treatment by Pakistan's batsmen at Lord's.
KARACHI -- The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has reinstated Saeed Ajmals central contract along with a warning for the off-break bowler to be 'responsible about his conduct' in the future, a source in the board revealed.
Cook was bowled off-stump by Lyon's final ball of the afternoon, an off-break which turned sharply from round the wicket.