An Essential Point in T20

Is this. This sets T20 in opposition to Cricket in which accumulation is the name of the game for the batter. Cricket has the “slog” - a period of time when the batters go all out for quick runs without regard for dismissal. This itself suggests that in Cricket, the norm is accumulation - when batsmen try to accumulate runs safely - making the rare periods when safety is discarded, notable.

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