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stumper

n. a shoe. (Streets. Usually plural.) Make those stumpers shine!
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Stumper will be responsible for all aspects of business development for Heffernan as it expands into New York and key Northeast markets.
If I get the opportunity to officiate in international arena I'd definitely excel; I'm confident of it," said the eternally optimistic ex- stumper.
The 32-year-old stumper, picked as a batsman only, was unable to play just his second first-class match of the summer for Sussex after rain washed out their game with Middlesex this week, leaving him short of game time before the first Test on June 12.
Consultant paediatric cardiologist Dr Oliver Stumper said that Hayley did not meet the criteria for readmission to the paediatric intensive care unit (PICU).
Double Cup winners Shepley have a representative among the top-flight winners, with Tim Rees - for the second year in succession - pouching the fielding prize with 19 catches and Skelmanthorpe's Josh Clarkson proving to be the top stumper with 30 catches and six stumpings for a winning tally of 36.
WICKET-KEEPER Tim Ambrose topped the Warwickshire batting averages in the Friends Life T20 group stages and the stumper can make an impact in today's CB40 match against Hampshire, writes James Milton.
Prior remains England's first-choice stumper for one-day and Test cricket, but will now have to score some serious runs to keep Kieswetter at bay, The Sun reports.
Benwell Hill stumper Nicholson has been struggling with a finger injury, but is hoping to play with a specially made protective case.
The Ruckus" joins Newsweek's growing stable of blogs, including Stumper, a politics blog by Newsweek's Andrew Romano (http://www.
Bedfordshire are led by wicketkeeper James Knott, son of legendary England stumper Alan Knott, and include the long-serving Andy Roberts and former Sussex seamer Shaun Rashid.
Jones will share the wicket-keeping duties with former Abergavenny rival and Glamorgan stumper Mark Wallace.
It was only at the insistence of captain Michael Vaughan and coach Duncan Fletcher that he was preferred over the more accomplished stumper Chris Read to keep for England.
Wardens batted first and made 139-8 with Paul Henderson top scoring on 54 not out while skipper James Jordan (25) and stumper Steve Byng provided the best back-up with Hitesh Majuder (3-28) the most successful bowler.
The former England stumper cele- brated the marking of his 39th birthday by suffering a recurrence of his old hamstring trouble in Worcestershire's Twenty20 Cup defeat by Warwickshire on Wednesday night.