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What is the acronym LBW?

  • Industry/Domain: Sports
  • Category: Cricket
  • Created: 13:42, 20 November 2012

Answers (2)


LBW means Leg Before Wicket. This term is used in cricket games, when the ball hits the body of the batsman, and the umpire rules that the ball would have hit the wicket. This is the result of the batsman trying to prevent the ball from striking the wicket, by blocking the ball with his leg.

09:43, 4 November 2013

Marzia Nicole

Leg before wicket

18:27, 20 November 2012

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