leg glance



  • noun a batting stroke, the glance
    Citation ‘He [Ranjitsinhji] played his famous leg glance with a dead straight bat, merely turning his wrist over at the last possible second, and flicking the ball away’ (Warner 1934)
    Citation ‘In the leg glide the left leg will be brought in its forward movement just inside the line of the ball’ (MCC 1952)