wicket maiden

wicket maiden

n
(Cricket) cricket an over in which no runs are scored with the bat and at least one wicket is taken by the bowler. See also maiden over
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However, an excellent catch by Kartik and a double wicket maiden from Jovan Uppal tilted the game towards the hosts as Whitchurch came up just 10 runs short in a very creditable run chase, finishing on 131-6.
Mitford's Matty Edwards bowled a quadruple wicket maiden, posting figures of 6-16 off four overs in helping to dismiss Oddfellows for 40.
Parnell then took centre stage with his treble wicket maiden just when Chris Nash and Samit Patel appeared to be steadying the Notts innings at 58 for three.
Faf du Plessis (24) was castled by Sunil Narine (2/19), who bowled a wicket maiden in the sixth over.
However, the decision proved inspired as Kenneth bowled Gurpreet Singh with his first ball and went on to bowl a triple wicket maiden.
Steven Crook then joined Levi in a useful partnership of 44 for the sixth wicket, before Van Der Gugten, armed with the new ball, made further inroads by bowling a double wicket maiden.
Jake Ball then opened up with a rare wicket maiden, claiming the key scalp of Iftikhar Ahmed as he mistimed to James Vince at mid-off.
Rafiq was the top scorer with 18 runs, while Ajith bowled a wicket maiden. In reply, Wellflow Gulf Mars XI, in a topsy-turvy chase, settled at 45 for four wickets in their six overs to tie the match and take it into super over.
Deloitte were limited to 90 for 7, with Shiv Sivanesan taking two for seven which included a double wicket maiden.
Until Finn's wicket maiden, England skipper Cook's gamble was going horribly awry.
New Zealand new cap Mitchell McClenaghan had Richard Levi caught at slip for a duck, bowling a wicket maiden at the start of the South African innings.
Ravi Rampaul (2-37) picked up a double wicket maiden when he claimed the scalps of Kieswetter and Wright as the West Indies made the perfect start.