draw ahead

draw ahead

To pass someone or something, especially someone or something in motion. I knew I had a good chance to win the race when I drew ahead of the fastest girl in the heat.
See also: ahead, draw

draw ahead (of someone or something )

to pull or move ahead of someone or something in motion. I drew ahead of the car in front of me. The horse I was racing against drew ahead.
See also: ahead, draw
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He is travelling to Switzerland in a fortnight for the UEFA Nations League draw ahead of the new tournament which kicks off in September.
There are some big teams left in the Europa League and it's a tough draw ahead for Celtic no doubt.
At least, now, nobody will crib why he was given a wild card into the main draw ahead of Somdev Devvarman.
The 21-year-old has returned from an ankle injury and netted four times in Town's last three games, helping them to two wins and a draw ahead of Saturday's trip to Wolves.
It's very positive that when we weren't having a great day we kept working hard," said the 29-year-old, reflecting on the 2-2 Ricoh draw ahead of Sunday's first ever trip to Burton Albion.
IFWECAN appears to have been done a favour by the handicapper and has a favourable draw ahead of the Chemique Adhesives Handicap at Wolverhampton.
But Harriers thoroughly deserved to go into this afternoon's fourth-round draw ahead of the replay at London Road on January 14.
1 seed in the women's draw ahead of Victoria Azarenka, with Agnieszka Radwanska, the beaten Wimbledon semi-finalist, starting as the third seed.
Coral's David Stevens said: "England's victory wasn't as costly as it could have been as there was plenty of support for the draw ahead of the final day's play, following a forecast that predicted plenty of wet weather.
In the second quarter, Dragons made the best use of their mobile goal-attack Cara Moseley, leaving Cato as the long-range target time after time with the kind of success that saw them draw ahead 23-20 and 26-23.
The manager bemoaned his side's bad luck so far this season with injuries and a difficult draw ahead of the game with four - times European champions Ajax, which is a must -win game for City if they are to qualify for the last 16.
However, Allen insists there were plenty of positives for the Reds to take from the 2-2 draw ahead of tomorrow night's Capital One Cup fourth round tie with Swansea City at Anfield.
French company Sitenevent, which is organising the draw ceremony, is giving final touches to the procedures related to the draw ahead of the prestigious tournament, to be hosted by the kingdom from January 5 to 18 next year.
Laudrup has continued where Brendan Rodgers left off by leading the slick Swans to two wins and a draw ahead of Saturday's visit to Villa Park.
After their practice round the finalists and their guests gathered at night for our gala dinner, followed by the announcement of the Grand Final draw ahead of the main event the next morning.