batsman batsman

Definition(s):

  • (n) (baseball) a ballplayer who is batting

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But perhaps no batsman has worn the tag with so much graceand so deserved itas Tendulkar.
  2. As a batsman, the 24-year-old is aggressive, graceful and, when he's on his game, outright dazzling.
  3. Modern technology has computed the reaction time a batsman has.

News

  1. Cricket-India win toss and ask Pakistan to bat

    June 15 (Reuters) - India won the toss and asked Pakistan to bat in the final Champions Trophy Group B match at Edgbaston in Birmingham on Saturday. The Indians named an unchanged team while Pakistan replaced batsman Imran Farhat with Asad Shafiq. India have already qualified for next week's semi-finals while Pakistan, who lost both their opening two matches, have been eliminated. Teams: India ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Australian Batsman Apologizes for Striking England Player

    The Australian batsman David Warner issued an apology for striking an England player, Joe Root, in a late night barroom fracas.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New York Times

  3. Cricket-Australia batsman Warner says sorry for Root attack

    LONDON, June 13 (Reuters) - Australia batsman David Warner has issued an apology for getting involved in a late night bar-room fracas with young England player Joe Root. Warner told a news conference on Thursday that he was sorry his actions had let down his team mates, the fans and Cricket Australia, and apologised to Root. Earlier, the batsman was suspended until the first Ashes test on July ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Andrew Strauss will be captaining in the one-dayers," said Flower. "He is a fine leader and a fine batsman. Over the past 12 months he has played some very good limited-overs cricket. He bats aggressively up front. His specialist area is...
    on Jun 7, 2010 By: Andy Flower Source: The Guardian

  2. "I think we are a better team in one-day cricket than in Test cricket and I think this game suits us more," he said. "A few of the batsman in our side are in good form and hopefully a few other guys can join in. Tamim Iqbal is definitely a...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Mashrafe Mortaza Source: Yahoo! Eurosport UK

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