Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of round-arm in English:
(Of bowling) performed with an outward horizontal swing of the arm.
- He is credited with introducing round-arm and overarm bowling to Victoria.
- Fleming had struggled to pick Lasith Malinga's round-arm deliveries in the first Test at Napier, released from in front of the umpire, after which he had made the request.
- Throughout the fight Cantwell swung wildly at the champion with round-arm swings which Petelo easily avoided.
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