spread over

Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Idioms.
References in periodicals archive ?
The England and Wales Cricket Board have agreed to a proposal from the Professional Cricketers' Association - the players' union - to reduce the number of overs in a day's play from 104 to 96 (spread over three two-hour sessions), while also limiting the overtime each day to a maximum of 30 minutes.
Somerset all-rounder Blackwell's only international recognition to date has come with the one-day side, where he has made 23 appearances spread over a two-year period.
The universities side consisted of elite club cricketers from 10 academic institutions spread over the North working together to support the local community and charitable organisations.