speed merchant


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speed merchant

n. someone who does something fast: a runner, pitcher, swimmer, driver, etc. What a pitch! That guy is a speed merchant for sure.
See also: merchant, speed
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Glamorgan speed merchant Simon Jones - omitted from the England side which hammered the Windies in the last Test at Edgbaston - was expected to be named in the squad, although it is doubtful whether he will make the starting line-up.
The speed merchant shocked his team-mates by announcing his decision to the press on Saturday in Bangalore.
The building is occupied by Speed Merchant, which does business as CPW and U.
Pakistan speed merchant Waqar Younis denied that he and pace partner Wasim Akram had deliberately bowled badly to lose a one-day game against England in 1992, it was revealed today.
The New Zealand-born speed merchant had hoped to be back in action for Glasgow before the end of the season.
Speed merchant Humphrey has insisted a decision over his future won't just be about money.
He could have a great day as NEW YEAR'S EVE runs in the bumper and looks a real speed merchant.
05, Tuesday) Top-class Irish sprinters have been thin on the ground over the last decade or so, but Edward Lynam has a real speed merchant in Sole Power, who beat Starspangledbanner in last year's Nunthorpe.
Hitman Windass stepped up to hit the jackpot in the 53rd minute after speed merchant Fraiser Campbell had been upended in the box by Michael Tonge.
But any lingering prospect of a Scarlets rally was dashed when Argentinian speed merchant Francisco Leonelli cruised in for an interception try - gleefully goaled by Paterson.
Seven minutes before the break, though, Gloucester's Mercier kicked the ball speculatively out of his own defence and speed merchant Garvey reacted to leave the defence stranded.
SOUTH African speed merchant Jacques Van Wyk followed up his previous week's blistering best figures of the season - 6-31 - with another storming show of pace as second-from-top Prestatyn set about sinking in-form side Ainsdale in their tough away Bromborough Paints Merseyside competition Division One clash.
The Scot, nowhere near his devastating best for much of the campaign, produced a vastly improved display to chalk up his 12th consecutive victory over the Maltese speed merchant.
GLASGOW v TREVISO LEE JONES is ready to show the Glasgow fans he's an all-round star - and not just a Sevens speed merchant.
kevfoy1, Ireland Aidan O'Brien's new speed merchant Starspangledbanner.