mid-on mid-on

Definition(s):

  • (n) the fielding position in cricket closest to the bowler on the on side

Usage(s):

  • They think it rather keen to serve the batsman "googlies" and "yonkers" and play positions called "second slip," "gully" and "silly mid-on.

Quotes

  • "We have developed a really good partnership. You will see that one of us is always standing at mid-off or mid-on when another quick is operating. We know each other"s strengths, plans and what spurs them on. It is a very good partnership. The one...
    on Feb 23, 2009 By: Dale Steyn Source: TopNews

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