Definition of leg stump in English:

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leg stump

Entry from British & World English dictionary


The stump on the leg side of a wicket: he let the next ball go by outside leg stump
More example sentences
  • Some good bowling, attacking his leg stump, kept him cramped him up at first.
  • In India itself he used Ashley Giles to bowl at or just outside the leg stump when Sachin Tendulkar was batting.
  • But something was wrong with the picture - the bails remained firmly on the wicket, despite the leaning leg stump.
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