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romp to victory

To deftly or easily win a race, contest, or competition. Primarily heard in UK. With her arch-rival out of commission with a pulled hamstring, the defending champion romped to victory at the Olympics once again. Showing their utter superiority on the pitch, the boys in blue look set to romp to a 6–2 victory.
See also: romp, victory
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Hamilton's Mercedes team were called to see the race stewards immediately after the Briton romped to victory in Monza.
PIC DARK AGES No floodlights at Fitzgerald Stadium meant that Kieran Donaghy lifted the trophy at the end of the Munster SFC Final replay is almost complete darkness PLAYER THE Connacht Senior Final was very one-sided as Mayo romped to victory over Sligo at Dr Hyde Park as one man AIDAN O'SHEA was simply unstoppable.
After his treatment, Murray romped to victory - 6-2, 6-2, 1-6, 6-2 - for a fourthround meeting with Croatian Ivo Karlovic.
Lynsey Sharp romped to victory at the Flanders Cup in Belgium last night to seal her spot at the Commonwealth Games.
Sticky Bandits romped to victory 7-3, keeping them at the top of the pile.
OXFORD romped to victory in the 159th Boat Race amid heightened security as organisers managed to avoid a repeat of last year's disruption.
BEAMISH and East Stanley romped to victory in the final of the Sadler Brown Cup at Swalwell Cricket Club.
The couple were spotted on Saturday as England romped to victory in the series against India.
barnet 1 Port Vale 3 SeAn RIgg brought Barnet's fine start to the season grinding to a halt as Port Vale romped to victory.
LEE WESTWOOD romped to victory in the Nedbank Challenge at Sun City yesterday as he shot a final round of 68 to triumph by eight shots.
Teesside University's sports men and women romped to victory against York St John by 16.
COVENTRY has a new showjumping champion after 15-year-old Chloe Fearn (above) romped to victory in the Novice Championship at the BSJA Scope festival.
In the other semi-final Taylor romped to victory over Adrian Lewis with an 11-1 win.
BIRKENHEAD PARK romped to victory over Middlesbrough to take them to fourth place in North One - their highest league position since 1988.
The Morecambe rider, a 12-time victor on the island, will again be favourite to take the spoils, having romped to victory in the opening race of the week, Monday's Superbike TT.