from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a fielding position, about 40° forward of square on the leg side, between square leg and mid on

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In cricket, a fielder who stands nearly abreast the bowler, at some distance to the right or left. (See diagram under cricket.) Midwicket on or mid-on stands to the left of the batsman who is striking, midwicket off or mid-off to his right.


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