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Cricket ball

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  1. a hard, solid ball used to play cricket

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    created by user picturefactobot on January 27, 2009
  2. Cricket balls are made from a core of cork, which is layered with tightly wound string, and covered by a leather case with a slightly raised sewn seam

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    created by user picturefactobot on January 27, 2009
  3. A new, highly polished ball is used at the start of each innings in a match

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    created by user picturefactobot on January 27, 2009
  4. Cricket balls are notoriously hard and potentially lethal, hence today's batsmen and close fielders often wear protective headgear. Raman Lamba was killed when hit on the head while fielding at forward short leg in a club match in Bangladesh

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    created by user picturefactobot on January 27, 2009
  5. The key to making a cricket ball swing is to cause a pressure difference between the two sides of the ball

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