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It's streaky shot. (cricket)

Discussion in 'English Only' started by rituparnahoymoy, Sep 24, 2016.

  1. rituparnahoymoy Senior Member

    Assamese -India
    It's streaky shot. I heard a lot from the mouth of the English cricket commentators?

    what is a streaky shot ?
     
  2. Englishmypassion

    Englishmypassion Senior Member

    Nainital
    India - Hindi
    It's probably "It's a tricky shot":) -- you may be mishearing.
     
  3. Barque Senior Member

    India
    Tamil
    No, some cricket commentators do use "streaky". It can refer to a shot off the edge rather than the face of the bat, or a mistimed one that the batsman got away with.
     
  4. sound shift

    sound shift Senior Member

    Derby (central England)
    English - England
    I agree with Barque.
     
  5. :thumbsup::thumbsup:
     
  6. heypresto

    heypresto Senior Member

    South East England
    English - England
    So it would be 'It's a streaky shot'?
     

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