D/L

(redirected from Duckworth/Lewis)
AcronymDefinition
D/LDownload
D/LDeadline
D/Ldirect link
D/LDriver's License
D/LDistance Learning
D/LDate of Loss (insurance)
D/LData Link
D/LDistribution List
D/LDown Link
D/LDuckworth/Lewis (method used in cricket)
D/LDownlist (NASA)
D/LDisplacement-to-Length Ratio (watercraft weight calculation)
D/LDeorbit/Landing (NASA)
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DURHAM have secured their first win in the Royal London One-Day Cup in the 2018 campaign, defeating the Worcestershire Rapids by nine runs via the Duckworth/Lewis method.
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 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.
The match ended up tied, using the Duckworth/Lewis method, so giving both sides a point.
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.
The Duckworth/Lewis system was devised by academics Frank Duckworth and Tony Lewis in the mid-90s to come up with fair targets for the side batting second in rainaffected one-day games.
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.