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Duck (cricket)

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In cricket, a duck is a batsman's dismissal for a score of zero. [1]

52 relations: Ajit Agarkar, All-rounder, American English, Andrew Greenwood, Australia national cricket team, Batting order (cricket), BBC Books, Bombay duck, Bowled, Caught, Courtney Walsh, Cricket, Daddles, Derek Underwood, Dismissal (cricket), Don Bradman, Duck, Edward VII, Egg, England cricket team, Eric Hollies, ESPNcricinfo, FindArticles, First-class cricket, Glasses, Glastonbury Cricket Club, Glossary of cricket terms, Golden sombrero, Greg Matthews, Hat-trick, Indoor cricket (UK variant), Innings, James Lillywhite, Josh Hazlewood, Leg before wicket, Maninder Singh (cricketer), Melbourne Cricket Ground, Middlesex County Cricket Club, Names for the number 0 in English, Ned Gregory, Not out, OxfordDictionaries.com, Pairs in Test and first-class cricket, Reg Perks, Result (cricket), Test cricket, The Independent, The Oval, The Sun (United Kingdom), Tied Test, ..., West Indies cricket team, Worcestershire County Cricket Club. Expand index (2 more) »

Ajit Agarkar

Ajit Agarkar (born 4 December 1977) is a former Indian cricketer, who had represented India in more than 200 international matches in all three formats of the game.

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An all-rounder is a cricketer who regularly performs well at both batting and bowling.

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American English

American English (AmE, AE, AmEng, USEng, en-US), sometimes called United States English or U.S. English, is the set of varieties of the English language native to the United States.

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Andrew Greenwood

Andrew Greenwood (20 August 1847 – 12 February 1889) was an English cricketer, who played in the first two cricket Tests.

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Australia national cricket team

The Australia national cricket team is the joint oldest team in Test cricket history, having played in the first ever Test match in 1877.

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Batting order (cricket)

In cricket, the batting order is the sequence in which batsmen play through their team's innings, there always being two batsmen taking part at any one time.

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BBC Books

BBC Books (also formerly known as BBC Publishing) is an imprint majority owned and managed by Penguin Random House through its Ebury Publishing division.

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Bombay duck

The Bombay duck or bummalo, Harpadon nehereus, (Bengali: bamaloh or loytta, Gujarati: બુમલો, Marathi: bombil, Sinhala: බොම්බෙලි, Urdu: بمبل مچھلی) is a lizardfish.

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Bowled is a method of dismissing a batsman in the sport of cricket.

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Caught is a method of dismissing a batsman in the sport of cricket.

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Courtney Walsh

Courtney Andrew Walsh OJ (born 30 October 1962) is a former Jamaican cricketer who represented the West Indies from 1984 to 2001, captaining the West Indies in 22 Test matches.

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Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular pitch with a target at each end called the wicket (a set of three wooden stumps upon which two bails sit).

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Daddles, also known as Daddles the duck, is the name of an animated duck who was first introduced in 1977, used in the television coverage of cricket by Channel 9 in Australia.

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Derek Underwood

Derek Leslie Underwood (born 8 June 1945) is an English former international cricketer, and a former President of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC).

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Dismissal (cricket)

In the sport of cricket, a dismissal occurs when the batsman is out (also known as the fielding side taking a wicket and/or the batting side losing a wicket).

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Don Bradman

Sir Donald George Bradman, AC (27 August 1908 – 25 February 2001), often referred to as "The Don", was an Australian international cricketer, widely acknowledged as the greatest batsman of all time.

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Duck is the common name for a large number of species in the waterfowl family Anatidae, which also includes swans and geese.

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Edward VII

Edward VII (Albert Edward; 9 November 1841 – 6 May 1910) was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and Emperor of India from 22 January 1901 until his death in 1910.

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An egg is the organic vessel containing the zygote in which an animal embryo develops until it can survive on its own; at which point the animal hatches.

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England cricket team

The England cricket team represents England and Wales (and, until 1992, also Scotland) in international cricket.

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Eric Hollies

William Eric Hollies (5 June 1912 – 16 April 1981) was an English cricketer, who is mainly remembered for taking the wicket of Donald Bradman for a duck in Bradman's final Test match innings, in which he needed only four runs for a Test average of 100.

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ESPNcricinfo (formerly known as Cricinfo or CricInfo) is a sports news website exclusively for the game of cricket.

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FindArticles was a website which provided access to articles previously published in over 3,000 magazines, journals, and other sources.

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First-class cricket

First-class cricket is an official classification of the highest-standard international or domestic matches in the sport of cricket.

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Glasses, also known as eyeglasses or spectacles, are devices consisting of glass or hard plastic lenses mounted in a frame that holds them in front of a person's eyes, typically using a bridge over the nose and arms which rest over the ears.

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Glastonbury Cricket Club

Glastonbury Cricket Club is an English amateur cricket club based in Glastonbury, Somerset.

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Glossary of cricket terms

This is a general glossary of the terminology used in the sport of cricket.

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Golden sombrero

In baseball, a golden sombrero is a player's inglorious feat of striking out four times in a single game.

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Greg Matthews

Gregory Richard John "Mo" Matthews (born 15 December 1959 in Newcastle, New South Wales) is a former New South Wales and Australian cricket all rounder (off-spin bowler and left-handed batsman) who is now a television cricket commentator.

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A hat-trick or hat trick is the achievement of a positive feat three times in a game, or another achievement based on the number three.

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Indoor cricket (UK variant)

The game of indoor cricket can be played in any suitably sized multi-purpose sports hall.

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An innings is one of the divisions of a cricket match during which one team takes its turn to bat.

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James Lillywhite

James Lillywhite (23 February 1842 – 25 October 1929) was an English Test cricketer and an umpire.

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Josh Hazlewood

Josh Reginald Hazlewood (born 8 January 1991) is an Australian international cricketer who plays Tests and Odis for Australian national team.

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Leg before wicket

Leg before wicket (lbw) is one of the ways in which a batsman can be dismissed in the sport of cricket.

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Maninder Singh (cricketer)

Maninder Singh (born 13 June 1965, in Pune, India) is a former international cricket player who represented India in 35 Test matches and 59 One Day Internationals.

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Melbourne Cricket Ground

The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), also known simply as "The G", is an Australian sports stadium located in Yarra Park, Melbourne, Victoria.

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Middlesex County Cricket Club

Middlesex County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.

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Names for the number 0 in English

There are names for the number 0 in English and related concepts, and there are concomitant names for the decades whose tens column contains the number 0.

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Ned Gregory

Edward James "Ned" Gregory (29 May 1839 in Waverley, New South Wales – 22 April 1899 in Randwick, New South Wales) was an Australian cricketer who played in the first recognised Test in 1877 between Australia and England in Melbourne.

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Not out

In cricket, a batsman will be not out if he comes out to bat in an innings and has not been dismissed by the end of the innings.

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OxfordDictionaries.com, originally titled Oxford Dictionaries Online (ODO) and rebranded Oxford Living Dictionaries in 2017, is an online dictionary produced by the Oxford University Press (OUP) publishing house, a department of the University of Oxford, which also publishes a number of print dictionaries, among other works.

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Pairs in Test and first-class cricket

A pair in cricket refers to when a batsman is dismissed for a duck (without scoring) in both innings.

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Reg Perks

Reginald Thomas David "Reg" Perks (4 October 1911, Hereford – 22 November 1977, Worcester) was an English cricketer who played in 2 Tests in 1939, and was the mainstay of Worcestershire's bowling for a long period from the middle 1930s until the middle 1950s.

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Result (cricket)

The result in a game of cricket may be a "win" for one of the two teams playing, a "draw" or a "tie".

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Test cricket

Test cricket is the longest form of the sport of cricket and is considered its highest standard.

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The Independent

The Independent is a British online newspaper.

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The Oval

The Oval, currently known for sponsorship reasons as the Kia Oval, is an international cricket ground in Kennington, in the London Borough of Lambeth, South London.

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The Sun (United Kingdom)

The Sun is a tabloid newspaper published in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland.

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Tied Test

A tied Test is a Test cricket match in which the side batting second is bowled out in the second innings, with scores level.

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West Indies cricket team

The West Indies cricket team, colloquially known as and (since June 2017) officially branded as the Windies, is a multi-national cricket team representing the Caribbean region and administered by Cricket West Indies.

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Worcestershire County Cricket Club

Worcestershire County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Duck_(cricket)

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