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Synonyms for carom

to strike a surface at such an angle as to be deflected

Synonyms for carom

a glancing rebound

a shot in billiards in which the cue ball contacts one object ball and then the other

make a carom

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He is not trying too hard, you hardly see the carrom ball coming in and that is a sign of confidence for any spinner who is relying on his natural ability to deceive the batsman with changes in pace.
According to the coaches, Ajmal was tested not only for his offspinners but variety of balls like doosra, carrom balls and the quicker ones.
Just two balls later, unorthodox spinner Ajantha Mendis (3-61) trapped star all-rounder Jacques Kallis leg before wicket with his trademark carrom ball for a duck, to reduce the Proteas to a shaky 60-2.
Amla (22, 16b, 4x4), with Ashwin coming around the wicket, looked to play the ball to the leg side, but could do nothing as the carrom ball from the off-spinner spun like a Shane Warne delivery to knock off off stump.
He felt bad afterwards; he should have taken her to the Aquarium, or to Toyland and bought her the carrom board she wanted.
The company also manufactures other Sports Equipment and Accessories including Athletics Equipment, Badminton / Tennis Equipment, Basketball Equipment, Board Games, Boxing Equipment, Carrom Game, Carrying / Storage Accessories, Coaching Clipboards, Cone Markers and Flags, Cricket Equipment, Fitness Equipment and Accessories, Flying Disks, Gifts for Kids and Junior Sports, Goal Posts, Gym / Crash Mats, Gymnastic Equipment, Playground Equipment, Other Miscellaneous Sports Equipment, Pool and Snooker Table, Primary Education, Primary Sports Equipment, Referee Accessories, Rhythmic Gymnastics Equipment, School and Canteen Furniture, Soccer Accessories, Sports Balls, Sports Facility Equipment, Sports Training Equipment, Table Tennis Table and Accessories and many more.
Shikara owners are whiling away time playing carrom and other indoor games.
Mushfiqur was stumped after misjudging Narine's carrom ball and, while Mahmadullah continued on to his half-century, the Bangladesh tail was mopped up by spinners Veerasammy Permaul and Dwayne Smith to finish all out 136.
While Silkywood, Westwood, Birchwood, Soulwood, Woodline, Encarta, Lumber and Carrom featuring the texture of natural wood are part of the 'Wood Art Tile Collection' are suitable for interiors and exteriors of rooms, lounges and restaurant areas.
He is known for his unique style of spin bowling in which he applies finger techniques similar to those used while playing a popular Indian subcontinent board game called Carrom.
Carrom and Chess certainly require skill and hence in view of Section 12 of the Public Gambling Act 1867 itself has no application to these games (11).
Most of the schoolchildren play carrom or computer games apart from watching cartoon shows on TV.
The buffet will be placed inside, with live cooking outside the tent (optional depending on the menu), and games such as dominoes, chess, cards and carrom.
The 23-year-old bowls legspinners, off-spinners, doosras, googlies, top-spinners and something very mysterious called the carrom ball.
The 20-year-old has secured a pounds 2,000 grant to set up the Newcastle Carrom Club.