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Off spin is a type of finger spin bowling in the sport of cricket. [1]

21 relations: Arm ball, Batting (cricket), Bowling (cricket), Cricket, Doosra, Finger spin, Glossary of cricket terms, Googly, Jack Simmons (cricketer), Kane Williamson, Left-arm orthodox spin, Leg break, Leg side, Leg spin, Line and length, Muttiah Muralitharan, Saqlain Mushtaq, Spin bowling, Sport, Sri Lanka, Topspinner.

Arm ball

An arm ball is a type of delivery in cricket.

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Batting (cricket)

In the sport of cricket, batting is the act or skill of hitting the cricket ball with a cricket bat to score runs or prevent the loss of one's wicket.

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Bowling (cricket)

Bowling, in cricket, is the action of propelling the ball toward the wicket defended by a batsman.

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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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A doosra is a particular type of delivery by an off-spin bowler in the sport of cricket.

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Finger spin

Finger spin (also known as off spin) is a type of bowling in the sport of cricket.

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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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In cricket, a googly is a type of deceptive delivery bowled by a right-arm leg spin bowler.

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Jack Simmons (cricketer)

Jack Simmons, MBE (b. 28 March 1941) is a former cricketer who played for Lancashire and Tasmania.

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Kane Williamson

Kane Stuart Williamson (born 8 August 1990) is a New Zealand international cricketer who currently captains the New Zealand national team.

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Left-arm orthodox spin

Left-arm orthodox spin also known as Slow Left Arm Orthodox spin bowling is a type of Left Arm Finger Off spin bowling in the sport of cricket.

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Leg break

A leg break is a type of delivery in the sport of cricket.

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Leg side

The leg side, or on side, is defined to be a particular half of the field used to play the sport of cricket.

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Leg spin

Leg spin is a type of spin bowling in the sport of cricket.

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Line and length

Line and length in cricket refers to the direction and point of bouncing on the pitch of a delivery.

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Muttiah Muralitharan

Deshabandu Muttiah Muralitharan (முத்தையா முரளீதரன், මුත්තයියා මුරලිදරන්; also spelt Muralidaran; born 1972) is a former Sri Lankan cricketer who was rated the greatest Test match bowler ever by Wisden Cricketers' Almanack in 2002.

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Saqlain Mushtaq

Saqlain Mushtaq (Urdu: ثقلین مشتاق) (born 29 December 1976) is a former Pakistani cricketer, who played Tests and ODIs for 9 years in international arena.

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Spin bowling

Spin bowling is a bowling technique in cricket and the bowler is referred to as a spinner.

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Sport (British English) or sports (American English) includes all forms of competitive physical activity or games which, through casual or organised participation, aim to use, maintain or improve physical ability and skills while providing enjoyment to participants, and in some cases, entertainment for spectators.

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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා; Tamil: இலங்கை Ilaṅkai), officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, is an island country in South Asia, located in the Indian Ocean to the southwest of the Bay of Bengal and to the southeast of the Arabian Sea.

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A topspinner is a type of delivery bowled by a cricketer bowling either wrist spin or finger spin.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Off_spin

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