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a particularly difficult or baffling question or problem

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Mumbai: Opener Gautam Gambhir and middle order batsman Yuvraj Singh were yesterday axed while stumper Dinesh Karthik was rewarded for his good batting form with a berth in India's 15-member squad for next month's Champions Trophy cricket tournament in England.
LAHORE, October 10, 2011 (Frontier Star): Pakistans controversial stumper, Zulqarnain Haiders return to first-class cricket has been marked with controversy after he lashed out at some seniors including former captain Shahid Afridi and retired pacer Shoaib Akhtar for their comments on Pakistan cricket and PCB.
16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Heffernan Insurance Brokers, based in Walnut Creek, California and one of the largest full-service, independent insurance brokerage firms in the United States, has hired Robert Stumper to join its Manhattan office as Senior Vice President, Employee Benefits.
Dubai Wicket-keeper-batsmen have played a vital role in the success of their respective teams in the Indian Premier League (IPL), according to Swapnil Patil, the UAE's team's stumper.
LAHORE, May 24 -- Former Pakistan coach Intikhab Alam has denied making match-fixing allegations against stumper Kamran Akmal.
Prior has been established as team director Andy Flower's first-choice stumper across the formats for some time now.
But Somerset stumper Kieswetter (pictured) caught the eye with some scintillating batting displays on England Lions' tour of the UAE and was summoned to join the senior squad when they flew to Dhaka.
LORD-ING IT: The victorious Blaydon squad of (back row, left to right) Peter Connolly (scorer), Geoffrey Stewart, Martin Pollard and Mark Drake and (front row, left right) Gary Stewart, Peter Howells (wicket-keeper), Allan Worthy (captain) and Graeme Bridge KEEN AS MUSTARD: Tynemouth Cricket Club's young wicketkeepers received tips from the very top when Durham and England stumper Phil Mustard joined the club's coaching team for a day (above and right)
Worcestershire, without Lions trio Vikram Solanki, opener Stephen Moore and wicketkeeper Steve Davies, will field an inexperienced line-up, with back-up stumper Josh Knappett, Dave Wheeldon and Alexei Kervezee set to feature.
It's a fantastic opportunity for Tim," said Prior, currently in Pakistan, deputising for England stumper Geraint Jones.
As a result, it became possible to directly duplicate the stumper.
While it's fairly simple to choose PCs and printers, the projector question can be a stumper.
Figuring it out is like tackling a piece of algebra rife with many X, Y and Z factors, but it's this stumper that writer, critic and journalist Greg Tate aims to explore in his book Midnight Lightning.
Players can seek help for the stumper questions via lifelines like "Ask the Audience", "Double Dip" or "Phone a Friend.
Ex- stumper Viswanath aims to break into BCCI's Elite Panel of Umpires with good performance