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Front foot shots



The sweep shot broken down
The sweep has become the favoured shot against spinners, especially by England's batsmen.

It is a cross-batted shot played to a delivery on or around leg stump behind square on the leg side.

There's an element of risk when you play the shot as it requires plenty of confidence to execute properly.



SEE ALSO
Playing the forward defensive
25 Jul 06 |  Skills
Playing the straight drive
27 Jul 06 |  Skills
Play the front foot leg glance
27 Jul 06 |  Skills

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