when the batsmen hits a bowler/fielder instead of a ball
In cricket it is the South African Jhonty Rhodes.
Any person who plays as part of a cricket team is a cricket player. He can be a batsman, bowler, wicket keeper, fielder etc.
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the word gully is used in cricket. it refers to a catching spot for a fielder.
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A batsman running for a run and fielder throws the ball to the wicket and hits it before the batsman completes the run is run out in cricket.
The correct term, fieldsman, is one word, for a fielder in cricket.
A replacement can be made in bringing a substitute fielder in the field