Cosgrove's New Technique Of Handling The Short Ball Is Unmissable

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Leicestershire batsman Mark Cosgrove showed how to tackle a short ball recently during a County Championship match between Leicestershire and Durham in England.

Written By Karthik Nair | Mumbai | Updated On:

Leicestershire batsman Mark Cosgrove showed how to tackle a short ball recently during a County Championship match between Leicestershire and Durham. It so happened that when  Ben Raine bowled a short delivery, Cosgrove comes forward and as the ball pitches, it swings and bounces at such an angle that it hits his helmet and deviates towards the slips. Fortunately, it does not cause any damage to the batsman as the ball after making contact with the helmet goes straight into the hands of the slip fielder. 

The video was posted by County Championship on their official Twitter handle. 

Watch the video here:

 

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