top edge

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top edge

1. noun In cricket, a hit that goes off the top edge of a bat held sideways. I think I can get a top edge against this bowler.
2. verb To hit the ball in such a way. Albert just top edged the ball.
See also: edge, top
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Zulfiqar bagged the last wicket of the match as Divendra Bishoo top-edges one into the air for Pakistan captain Misbahul Haq to catch.
DECEMBER 2001: In net practice at Mohali, he top-edges attempted sweep and spends rest of tour nursing a black eye.