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On the pull with Marcus Trescothick
Around the Academy:

The pull shot

This is one of Marcus Trescothick's most profitable shots.

South African star batsman Herschelle Gibbs is another who plays the shot confidently, along with Australia's Ricky Ponting.

The pull is an attacking back foot shot.

It enables you to score runs on the leg side when the ball is short of a length and on or outside off stump.

Click on the above buttons to learn how to do the shot.


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