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What a sight for a fast bowler! The Sun (2016)They will struggle away from home because of the lack of fast bowlers. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The fast bowler was limping heavily yesterday morning. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Few want to see fast bowlers tamed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Against the fastest bowlers he waltzes across and flicks them over his shoulder for six. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Neither are pitches in the Caribbean conducive to producing fast bowlers. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It has been compared to a fast bowler running up to the wicket, then wheeling his arm swiftly over. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The fast bowler feared he might be barred as he had served a prison sentence in the UK. The Sun (2016)The former fast bowler was the first player of Aboriginal descent to play cricket for Australia. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The fast bowlers, in maximum spells of five overs, all had their moments. Times, Sunday Times (2007)At 25, he is at an age when many of the best fast bowlers first manifest signs of greatness. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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