Definition of mid-on in English:
1A fielding position on the on side near the bowler.
- At his best he bowled to three slips, gully, third man, cover, mid-off, mid-on and square short leg.
- The upright cover-drives were easy on the eye, while the superb drives down the ground - between the bowler and mid-on - earned muted gasps of admiration from the locals.
- Waddy is used to fielding in the deep, or at mid-on or mid-off.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan