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leg-cutter Line breaks: leg-cutter

Definition of leg-cutter in English:

noun

Cricket
A fast leg break.
Example sentences
  • Trescothick, with two sixes and 15 fours to his name, followed a Kasprowicz leg-cutter and was caught behind.
  • On 333 for eight, Geraint Jones spilt a one-handed catch off Simon Jones's sharp leg-cutter to Gillespie.
  • Tate never commanded the leg-cutter as Bedser did.

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