square leg umpire


square leg umpire
The umpire who stands at or near square leg to rule on decisions at the batsmans end of the wicket. In some circumstances, the umpire may stand at the equivalent position on the opposite side of the batsman (between gully and point), but is still referred to as the square leg umpire in these circumstances.

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