Entry from British & World English dictionary
A ball which deviates from the leg side towards the off side after pitching: O’Reilly bowled medium-paced leg breaks
More example sentences
- Who else could bowl a bouncer, an off break, a leg break and a googly in an over and applaud when a batsman hooked a bouncer for a four?
- And at a young age I encourage people just to try and bowl a leg break and get the feel for it, and practice.
- He bowls a decent leg break, but his batting skills need a lot of work.
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