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- noun cricket A series of
deliveriesat an unguarded wicketat the end of a non- first-classcricket match, used to decide the winner of a drawnmatch.
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Lancashire's third consecutive quarter-final defeat was every bit as hard for their players to stomach as the empty feeling of losing a bowl-out in the Old Trafford indoor school last year.
Mark Pettini leads Essex to thrilling T20 victory over Lancashire
If it had kept on raining, the game would have gone to a super-over, or a bowl-out.
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If the game is then washed out once more, it will be decided by a bowl-out.
After winning the competitive North Group with eight wins from 10, Glen Chapple's men came unstuck in the last eight when they lost in an indoor bowl-out against Somerset.
The maximum he could do with the last ball was to hit the six and force a bowl-out and the 20-year-old batsman did exactly that.
Chasing a modest total of 124, Nepal could muster only 123 runs from its maximum 20 overs, requiring the match's result to be decided through a bowl-out, in which Nepal outplayed Kuwait
West Indies 'reserve pace bowlers are involved in something of a bowl-out ahead of the Tests and all-rounder Dave Bernard, who swung the ball impressively, and Lionel Baker were the stand-outs in dismissing Essex for 263.
However, Nepali batsman Binod Bhandari lofted the last ball of the match for a six making imminent a bowl-out for a clear result.
The Super Over rule replaced bowl-out which, the committee felt, was not testing every department of the game -- bowling, batting and fielding.
ABU DHABI: Debutante Binod Bhandari hit the six off the last over to force a tie and Nepal defeated Kuwait 3-2 in bowl-out in the ACC Twenty20 Cup Group B match at the Zayed Cricket Stadium here today.
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