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  • n. Plural form of five-for.

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Examples

  • By the time England went back to Australia to defend and lose the urn in 1982-83 Botham had played 54 Tests, scored 11 hundreds and taken 249 wickets at 23 with 20 five-fors.

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  • "To finish with back-to-back five-fors has made this series for me."

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  • Ask Steven: The cheapest five-fors, no five-fors, record stands by women, a cricketer nicknamed Oswald, and more

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  • : Wilfred Rhodes 'young team-mates, playing internationals before first-class, most wickets against a side, five-fors on debut, and more

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  • Bangalore won by 7 wickets (with 17 balls remaining): Wilfred Rhodes 'young team-mates, playing internationals before first-class, most wickets against a side, five-fors on debut, and more

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  • Swann wrapped up a pair of five-fors in England's 181-run first Test win over Bangladesh, with three wickets in the crucial afternoon session on Tuesday to claim match figures of 10 for 217 in nearly 80 overs and join the much-revered Jim Laker in the history books.

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  • It completed a set of 'five-fors' for Steyn against every Test opponent.

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  • Ask Steven: Most consecutive five-fors, quickest to 100 dismissals, victories by extras, and biggest stands by lefties

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  • Who would bet against him becoming only the second man to take three five-fors in a row after Waqar Younis?

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