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Now they needed the four seamers to stay competitive in the first innings. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We have done very well with three seamers. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Here it will be three seamers instead of four. The Sun (2009)England are best served sticking with one of those three seamers and allowing him to grow into the role. Times, Sunday Times (2014)India's seamers will have taken note. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Instead, his main contribution was as a decent fourth seamer. Times, Sunday Times (2014)With four seamers it works quite well, especially if you have spin at the other end. Times, Sunday Times (2015)With only three seamers, there will be more overs to bowl. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We're quite lucky that we have three quality seamers going for one spot. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The England seamer had taken four wickets in the first innings and felt confident that she could end the home resistance second time around. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I thought all the seamers bowled well today and we're going to have to bowl well again tomorrow. Times, Sunday Times (2012)England's seamers bowled 104 overs between them for four wickets. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We've got four seamers who are all Test quality. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And sometimes when you play five bowlers, the fourth seamer doesn't get a lot of bowling. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And because he is such a good, fast fourth seamer, there is little respite for the batsmen. The Sun (2015)The question to be answered by England is who is likely to enjoy the cracks more: spinners or seamers? Times, Sunday Times (2012)England's pre-match selection conundrum was highlighted by the comparative figures of both seamers and spinners on a pitch unusually helpful to spin. Times, Sunday Times (2015)As a unit, I thought our seamers bowled outstandingly well. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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