short leg

noun

Definition of short leg

: a fielding position in cricket on the leg side relatively close to the batsman also : a player fielding in this position — compare long leg

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“Short leg.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/short%20leg. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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