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the hindmost part of something

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the time of the last part of something

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any projection that resembles the tail of an animal

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Aided by England s profligate bowlers who conceded 33 extras, including 23 wides, in the see-saw contest, both the tail-enders kept going before Mahmudullah drove Tim Bresnan through covers to seal the match with one over to spare and trigger wild celebrations.
Towards the end of the innings, there was impressive batting by the tail-enders as GMW were bundled out for 299 in 74.
Even in Pakistan's narrow 11-run win in the first game in Sharjah on Wednesday, Sri Lankan tail-enders cashed in on some poor end overs bowling and nearly chased down a daunting 323-run target.
Thereafter Tahir took charge with the support of the seamers and there was no way back for Pakistan into the match in spite of some spirited hitting by their tail-enders.
Spinner Sunil Narine saw off Lahiru Thirimanne and Angelo Mathews for single-figure scores before tail-enders Nuwan Kulasekara (40) and Dilhara Lokuhettige (42) got Sri Lanka back on track only for Bravo's double to seal victory for the West Indies, the reigning World Twenty20 champions.
Tail-enders Toby Roland-Jones and Tim Murtagh added 48 to the visitors' total, but Batty's impressive (8-135) proved the difference.
The entire grid, except tail-enders HRT, are taking part in the four-day test.
2 per and after slumping to 50-7 their tail-enders hit out to get as far as 114 all out, Gareth Coleman (31) their top scorer.
Birdies had been hard to come by for the tournament tail-enders at Pebble Beach on another cool, overcast morning and Jaidee (left) had been no exception until he sent his eight-iron shot 181 yards to the hole at the par-three fifth.
Once Adams saw off Denly, the writing was on the wall, and while tail-enders Azhar Mahmood, Matthew Coles and Khan swung merrily with the bat to hit a few boundaries, the result was never in doubt.
England seemed destined for defeat in this year's First Test in Cardiff until a rearguard battle on the final day by Paul Collingwood and the tail-enders helped to secure a dramatic draw.
England's tail-enders built an heroic last-wicket stand to deny Australia while Swann was at the back of the changing room watching Mark Webber win the first Grand Prix of his career.
Tail-enders Matt Mason and Gareth Andrew steered the visitors to 349 before Mason was the ninth man out for 25 just before the close.
ANOTHER courageous batting performance by Warwickshire's tail-enders almost won them their Player's Sunday League match against Middlesex at Lord's But Middlesex got home by nine runs in the final over.
And Brett Lee, undoubtedly one of the best bowlers in the business at removing tail-enders, will be brought on at the other to send down yorkers and full deliveries.