D/L

(redirected from Duckworth/Lewis)
AcronymDefinition
D/LDownload
D/LDisplacement-to-Length Ratio (watercraft weight calculation)
D/LDeorbit/Landing (NASA)
D/LDownlist (NASA)
D/LDriver's License
D/LDuckworth/Lewis (method used in cricket)
D/LDistance Learning
D/Ldirect link
D/LDeadline
D/LData Link
D/LDistribution List
D/LDown Link
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The opposing captains exchanged words as Glamorgan leapt to second in the NatWest T20 Blast South group by defeating the Taunton outfit by two runs under the Duckworth/Lewis method in a rain-affected clash at The SSE Stadium.
KARACHI -- Malir Gymkhana entered the final of RLCA Ramazan Twenty20 Cricket Tournament on Duckworth/Lewis method with a 12-run victory over Pak Korangi at Korangi Stadium here on Wednesday night after power failure affected their match.
The match ended up tied, using the Duckworth/Lewis method, so giving both sides a point.
The report said that another instance was South Africa's exit from the 2003 World Cup on home soil when a failure to correctly interpret the Duckworth/Lewis sheet saw them tie with Sri Lanka, rather than win, in Durban.
It also underlined that for all the slogging of Twenty20 and the Duckworth/Lewis amusement of the one-day game, Test cricket remains the purest and best form of the game.
AUSTRALIA secured their place in the Super Eight stage of the World Twenty20 with a 17-run Duckworth/Lewis victory over West Indies after rain curtailed play in Colombo.
WARWICKSHIRE all-rounder Neil Carter believes the Duckworth/Lewis system needs scrapping and reinventing for Twenty20 cricket - and is willing to take on the daunting challenge himself if necessary.
The Welsh Dragons, who now have three points in the group along with leaders Somerset and Worcestershire, won by five runs under the Duckworth/Lewis method.
STRUGGLERS Middlesex were celebrating a rare victory in the Friends Life t20 South Group after defeating Kent by 28 runs under the Duckworth/Lewis method at Uxbridge.
India had been set a Duckworth/Lewis revised target of 268 to win in 46 overs following a rain delay.
ONE of the men behind the Duckworth/Lewis method has called on England captain Paul Collingwood to look a little closer to home before he is tempted into further criticism of the rule.
In response, the Proteas raced to 127 for three when rain began to fall in Johannesburg, forcing the game to be abandoned with England winning by one run under the Duckworth/Lewis method.