wicket-keeper

NOUN
  1. stands behind the wicket to catch balls
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How To Use wicket-keeper In A Sentence

  • To Slegge's annoyance, he very soon found that if the prestige of the school was to be kept up Glyn and Singh must be in the eleven, for the former in a very short time was acknowledged to be the sharpest bowler in the school, while, from long practice together, Singh was an admirable wicket-keeper -- one who laughed at gloves and pads, was utterly without fear, and had, as Wrench said -- he being a great admirer of a game in which he never had a chance to play -- "a nye like a nork. Glyn Severn's Schooldays
  • The moment was regulation: Ben Hilfenhaus pushing half-forward, Matt Prior , the wicket-keeper, accepting a straightforward chance. England Retains the Ashes
  • It has been a long time since we have seen an Indian wicket-keeper who dives headlong for catches.
  • Baugh was the catalyst, swivel-pulling the quickies, slashing and cutting like a blade and cleverly upper-cutting over the slip cordon and wicket-keeper.
  • Anyway, there is a second all-rounder already in the team, wicket-keeper Geraint Jones.
  • A meeting at the Star and Garter in 1774 drew up new rules, with 22-yard pitches, 4-ball overs, stumping, and no-balling: ‘the wicket-keeper should not by any noise incommode the striker.’
  • This medical malaise incidentally is most suffered by wicket-keepers who have to squat hundreds of times a day during a match.
  • Well as a wicket-keeper, did you often feel a greater affinity, or that you had more in common with the other keepers in opposition teams than with your own team-mates?
  • He moved forward to become the top scorer in the innings with 71 when he played a somewhat loose shot outside the off stump to edge Alex to the wicket-keeper.
  • He edged an away swinger to the wicket-keeper.
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