fieldsman fieldsman

Definition(s):

  • (n) a member of the cricket team that is fielding rather than batting

Quotes

  1. "Cameron looked ideal to fill the aggressive role vacated by Symonds - he is a great counter-puncher," Shipperd said in the Herald Sun. "His batting has matured fabulously during the past 12 months, he is a wonderful fieldsman and he bowls...
    on Sep 13, 2008 By: Greg Shipperd Source: CricInfo.com

  2. "Pietersen was into him about 'they've picked the specialist fieldsman' but Simmo had some good retorts," said Hayden, who shared a match-winning stand of 279 with Symonds. "He said something to Pietersen about the fact that he wears a...
    on Dec 30, 2006 By: Matthew Hayden Source: Courier Mail

  3. "I am all for the player saying to the fieldsman, 'Did you catch it?' and if they say, 'Yes', then go," Gilchrist said. "Ricky (Ponting) has been keen to pursue that with the rival captains in every series (and) it is an issue that may need...
    on Jul 19, 2005 By: Adam Gilchrist Source: Advertiser Adelaide

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