Sentence Examples


  • Every bowler should learn both forehand and backhand play.
  • The bowler delivers his bowl with one foot on a mat or footer, made of india-rubber or cocoanut fibre, the size of which is also prescribed by rule as 24 by 16 in., though, with a view to protecting the green, Australasian clubs employ a much larger size, and require the bowler to keep both feet on the mat in the act of delivery.
  • The jack or kitty, as the white earthenware ball to which the bowler bowls is called, is round and 21 to 21 in.
  • On crown-greens it is customary to use a small biased wooden jack to give the bowler some clue to the run of the green.