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beat (one) hollow

To defeat an opponent easily and/or by a wide margin. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. The final score was 17-1? Wow, we really beat that team hollow!
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beat hollow

see under beat the pants off.
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Beat Hollow jockey Richard Quinn was handed a pounds 1,000 fine.
Beat Hollow is a son of Sadler's Wells, sire also of Ballylinch's ill-fated King's Theatre.
BETTING: 5-4 Rock Of Gibraltar, 7-1 Beat Hollow, 8-1 Landseer, 9-1 Domedriver, Good Journey, 14-1 Forbidden Apple, Aldebaran, 16-1 Medecis, 20-1 Dress To Thrill, Touch Of The BluesTURF RUNNERS
Coral: 9-4 Sakhee, 5-2 Shiva, 5-1 Fantastic Light, Beat Hollow, Kalanisi, 7-1 Giant's Causeway, 16-1 Gracioso, 20-1 Border Arrow, 25-1 Gold Academy, 66-1 Ela Athena, 150-1 Sun Charm.
Beat Hollow now has two top-flight winners over jumps, after December's Finale Juvenile Hurdle scorer Hollow Tree.
Beat Hollow has been absent from the track for more than 12 months, having been off the course since last year's Grand Prix de Paris.
Ladbrokes: 9-4 Sakhee, 3-1 Shiva, 9-2 Beat Hollow, Kalanisi, 5-1 Fantastic Light, 7-1 Giant's Causeway, 16-1 Gracioso, 25-1 Border Arrow, 40-1 Gold Academy, 66-1 Ela Athena, 150-1 Sun Charm.
Best Of The Bests appeared not to stay the Derby distance and will also be suited by the shorter trip, but may not have quite as much scope for improvement as Beat Hollow.
I know Henry's horses have been a bit off, but Beat Hollow has worked pretty good in his two recent gallops.
While some of the stable's leading fillies have been a little off colour, the impressive Newmarket victory of Bien Entendu to put him firmly in the forefront of the ante-post market on the Epsom classic, too, is most encouraging for Beat Hollow.
Martaline's threesome GRANDSONS of the 1988 Lingfield Oaks Trial winner Bahamian continue to make a fine impression as sires of jumpers, with Ballylinch Stud's new recruit Beat Hollow, his brother Court Cave and the French-based Martaline each siring major winners this season.
Because of the way things went last year we have some good-quality older horses here like Wellbeing, Sandmason, Beat Hollow and Lear Spear who came from David Elsworth.
VODAFONE Derby third Beat Hollow provided the Epsom form with an early boost when he decisively landed the Group One Grand Prix de Paris at Longchamp on Sunday.
Oaks-winning trainer Henry Cecil, fined after his Beat Hollow paraded out of order, said: "The horse was getting a bit excited in the parade ring, so we took him out to calm him down.
It was at the seaside track that he first introduced Beat Hollow to racing late last season and it was back to Norfolk again when the colt needed an edge put on his fitness.