[Paraphrase] The bowlers were boys from the groundstaff. One had the temerity to bowl a beamer at Viv Richards. Viv shot the kid an icy glare. The kid bowled him an apologetic delivery. Richards creamed it for four into the tree at cover point.
(Andy Bull, “Sodden World Cup opening ceremony puts anticipation in deep freeze,” The Guardian, 5-29-19)
This account creamed it for me.
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