Definition of "half-volley" [half-volley]

  • (noun) Alternative spelling of half volley.

Use "half-volley" in a sentence

  • "If the dismissal of Roland-Jones, inside edging a wide half-volley on to his stumps, was fortunate from Middlebrook's point of view, the wicket of the left-handed Rogers, snicking a delivery that turned sharply away from him out of the bowler's footmarks, would have given pleasure to finger spinners everywhere."
  • "After half time the Inverness midfielder Shane Sutherland stung the palms of Fraser Forster in the Celtic goal with a half-volley before Commons hit a free-kick narrowly wide at the other end."
  • "Thomas Ince's strike on the half-volley and two more for Phillips sealed the win, with Jamie Vardy's 70th‑minute strike for Fleetwood scant consolation."

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