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pace bowler

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Definition of pace bowler in English:

noun

Cricket
A fast bowler.
Example sentences
  • He began his cricketing career as a medium pace bowler, but on the advice of his school coach, Sunil Fernando, he took up off spin when he was fourteen years old.
  • The Proteas pace bowler took six wickets for 59 runs in a devastating spell of controlled bowling.
  • However his main interest was cricket at which he represented the senior team in inter-school cricket for three successive years as a middle order batsman and medium pace bowler who opened the attack.

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