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From eye movements to actions: how batsmen hit the ball.

Abstract:

In cricket, a batsman watches a fast bowler's ball come toward him at a high and unpredictable speed, bouncing off ground of uncertain hardness. Although he views the trajectory for little more than half a second, he can accurately judge where and when the ball will reach him. Batsmen's eye movements monitor the moment when the ball is released, make a predictive saccade to the place where they expect it to hit the ground, wait for it to bounce, and follow its trajectory for 100-200 ms after ...

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Publisher copy:
10.1038/81887

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Journal:
Nature neuroscience
Volume:
3
Issue:
12
Pages:
1340-1345
Publication date:
2000-12-05
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EISSN:
1546-1726
ISSN:
1097-6256
URN:
uuid:5815be7b-0261-465f-b470-b0920f5b6a90
Source identifiers:
2818
Local pid:
pubs:2818

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