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tailender

(ˌteɪlˈɛndə)
n
(Cricket) a person at the tail end, esp (in cricket) the batter or batters last in the batting order
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Summary: Melbourne [Australia], Aug 26 (ANI): After Australia's spinner Nathan Lyon's failure to take the bails off at the bowler's end to dismiss tailender Jack Leach when England were just two runs away from the target, former cricketer Ricky Ponting said Lyon will feel like he has let his team down.
Stallion-Laguna extended the woes of tailender Air Force after posting a 6-2 home win Wednesday in the Philippines Football League at the Binan Football Stadium.
He was brilliantly partnered by Leicestershire loanee Mike, who claimed his maiden half century, in a 120-run partnership, as they frustrated Hampshire before skipper Patel led another long partnership with fellow tailender Henry Brookes completed the incredible rear-guard performance.
Tailender Imran Khan Junior scored 32 off 20 balls, striking one six and four boundaries.
2004: Sri Lanka spinner Muttiah Muralitharan took his 500th Test wicket, bowling Australian tailender Michael Kasprowicz in the second Test in Kandy.
Sta Lucia Superliga tailender no more !-- -- Olmin Leyba (The Philippine Star) - February 18, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Redemption-seeking Sta.
Mendoza finished with 22 points, five rebounds and five assists while Esguerra added 21 points and eight rebounds for tailender JRU, which is out of the running at 2-12.
It was not until the penultimate over that India hit their only sixes of the innings, with tailender Shardul Thakur twice pulling Ben Stokes high over square leg in a useful 22 not out.
Needing four off the last ball of a pulsating title-decider against Omar CC's discarded Pakistan pace-bowling all-rounder Anwar Ali, Qasmi Gymkhana's tailender Wasim Ali failed to get any connection as the underdogs finished their innings at 176-8 while chasing 180.
Wood conceded more than four-an-over at Seddon Park, where centuries from New Zealand Test discard Tom Blundell and unheralded tailender Kyle Jamieson gave England the runaround on day one of their pink-ball warm-up match.
NORTHAMPTONSHIRE tailender Chad Barrett marked his Specsavers County Championship debut with a century on a record-breaking day against Worcestershire at New Road.
Pakistan, replying to Sri Lankas 300, made 417 after Asad Shafiq scored 131 and shared a sixth-wicket stand of 139 with Sarfraz Ahmed (96) and 101 for the ninth with tailender Zulfiqar Babar, who hit 56 off 60 balls.