a hat trick

a hat trick

n. three successes in a row. (Typically, three hockey goals by one player, and other scoring in threes in other sports. Extended use covers three same or different sexual “scores” (see score) by a person in a period of time.) Walter pulled a hat trick, and the fans roared.
See also: hat, trick
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Each game day, three questions will be posed and the individual who answers all three questions correctly will score a hat trick.
Jalaluddin said taking a hat trick for any bowler in modern day cricket is a tough feat to achieve, but once you take a hat trick, it's a great feeling.
A hat trick is something that you are not guaranteed to get no matter how hard you try," Jalaluddin said during an interview with PakPassion.
Mark Walpole was the star of this match, scoring a hat trick for Nunthorpe, whilst Steve Cooper won two of his sets.
Ernest Befoa did most of the damage with a hat trick, while Jamie Jobarteh, Wayne Shooter, Liam Riley and Paul Pike also registered.
Scorers for Meltham were Hamby, Yarker, Tindal, Khalaf, Solano, Margaglioni and Howe, while Lee bagged a hat trick.
In the same competition, Eugene Johnson scored a hat trick for All Saints High School in their 12-1 defeat of Ruffwood.
Every day that games are scheduled, Enterprise and the NHL will pose three questions on the Hat Trick Challenge website, and if an individual answers all three questions correctly, a hat trick is scored.
London, Apr 30 ( ANI ): Chelsea striker Fernando Torres has claimed that 'there is more to come' after he scored a hat trick against Queens Park Rangers (QPR).
Andy Wilson for Ormesby B was the star of the hard fought match, scoring a hat trick.
David Pashley was the star of the match, scoring a hat trick for North East Tyres.
At least I came back with a hat trick and I remember the final one because I hit it first time with my left foot right into the corner.
A bob clarke screamer completed a hat trick for the striker and took Walkers Arms into the semi-finals of the Rollinson Cup.
But Clarke, who had already scored twice, then took Walkers through with a tremendous shot to complete a hat trick.
Star of the Panthers' show in a fine team performance was Phil Drain, who scored a hat trick of tries in a man-of-the-match display.