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Boundaries were in free flow in what was a destructive show of batsmanship.
His resulting absence, dropped because of an apparent breakdown in trust with his England and Wales Cricket Board employers, means Andrew Strauss and Co will miss his mercurial batsmanship but perhaps not the destabilising influence his summer-long contract wrangles have had on team morale.
I could be a good consultant where batsmanship is concerned and especially where you have such aggressive fast bowling,
England's opener against the hosts had briefly been illuminated by the brilliant batsmanship of Eoin Morgan as he helped a bullish England batting line-up to 191 for five.
He was almost flawless because he got the basics right and respected the tenets of batsmanship - playing with a straight bat, getting to the pitch of the ball, bat and pad close together, head steady, elbow high and the follow through making a pleasing arch in the air.
The compact and wristy Amla continued to profit from percentage batsmanship -and after JP Duminy's review of a front-foot lbw call had gone against South Africa and with Anderson, Boucher proved the perfect foil to keep England toiling.
3, will have few better opportunities to make that position his own on a wicket crafted for batsmanship.
The sell-out crowd had already been thrilled by Gilchrist's stroke play, which included 18 boundaries, but the English contingent were equally entertained by Vaughan's brand of batsmanship and he set the tone early by pulling Gillespie for six to get England off to a flying start.
And he stole the hearts of 15,000 travelling fans with a dashing display of batsmanship.
England have dispensed with Kevin Pietersen's record-breaking batsmanship because of a "massive trust issue".
ENGLAND have dispensed with Kevin Pietersen's recordbreaking batsmanship because of a "massive trust issue".
If one is Glenn Maxwell, the Australian who gave unconventional batsmanship a new height for Kings XI Punjab last season, the other one is the mystery spinner Sunil Narine of Kolkata Knight Riders.
The win helped England reduce the series defi-cit to 3-2 England's | Alastair Cook with two more matches to play, and captain Cook compared Root's batsmanship to the "masterclass" he had witnessed from Sri Lanka great Kumar Sangakkara 24 hours earlier.
The win helped England reduce the series deficit to 3-2 with two more matches to play, and captain Cook compared Root's batsmanship to the "masterclass" he had witnessed from Sri Lanka great Kumar Sangakkara 24 hours earlier.