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bowling crease

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Definition of bowling crease in English:

noun

Cricket
The line from behind which a bowler delivers the ball.
Example sentences
  • In Oram's absence, Styris appeals as comfortably the next best allrounder, especially after demonstrating good form at the bowling crease in England county cricket before departing for Africa.
  • Each structure stands 16 yards apart and is bowled at behind a bowling crease just 10 yards from the wicket.
  • As for his own return to the bowling crease he was not as flattering.

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