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Defensive field
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A defensive field
A defensive field is often used if a team is conceding too many runs or if a bowler is struggling to bowl a regular line and length.

This field will limit the batsmen's run-scoring opportunities.

By having cover on the boundary on all sides of the ground the chances of the batting side scoring boundaries is limited.

But with only two close catchers the chances of taking a wicket are slim.





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