draw alongside

draw (up) alongside (someone or something)

To move into a position next to someone or something in motion. I knew I had a chance to win the race when I drew up alongside of the fastest girl in the heat.
See also: alongside, draw

draw (up) alongside someone or something

 and draw (up) alongside
to move up even with someone or something in motion. The police officer drew up alongside us and ordered us to pull over. A car drew up alongside us.
See also: alongside, draw
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Egypt's national team manager, Hector Cuper, will represent Egypt at the 2018 World Cup draw alongside 10 Egyptian sports figures.
Great Britain could have faced a more difficult tie with the likes of reigning champions the Czech Republic and their 2013 final opponents Serbia lurking in the draw alongside Spain.
Marcos is also competing in the doubles draw alongside American Eric Butorac, a winner of 13 ATP World Tour doubles titles.
She said: "All who took part throughout the day thoroughly enjoyed the opportunity to draw alongside the children and produce some fabulous creations.
Italy secured the vacancy in group C of the main draw alongside Scotland and Tonga thanks to a 78th-minute drop goal from scrum-half Ryan Ghietti which tied the scores.
Chelsea enter the Champions League draw alongside Premier League rivals Manchester United and Tottenham, as in-form Barcelona.
Mirza, who emer- ged a youth icon since becoming the first Indian to win a WTA tour event in 2005, would have been the big draw alongside American sisters Serena and Venus Williams.
It sent the Reds into the quarter-final draw alongside Arsenal, Manchester United and Chelsea.
The Arlington Avenue club have not entered the KO Cup for some years and they will go into the February 23 draw alongside the likes of C&NW, Kenilworth Wardens, Highway, Bedworth, Nuneaton and holders Bharat Sports.
Former world No 1 Kim Clijsters, from Belgium, and current No 3, Amelie Mauresmo, of France, are in the main draw alongside last year's French Open champion Anastasia Myskina and defending champion Svetlana Kuznetsova, of Russia
The wraps are just coming off after some early preparatory work on the Polytrack surfaces and the requirement was just to draw alongside without too much punishment of the muscle tissue.
They pursued the stolen car at about 45 miles per hour, but did not attempt to draw alongside or force it to stop since they feared that the suspect might be armed.
Killie came out the draw alongside the Norwegian's of Viking Stavanger which suits Marsh down to the ground.
But Edlund, who eagled the 17th to draw alongside Johansson, has never even finished in the top 10 on tour, while halfway leader Roger Chapman is still in with a chance of his maiden victory.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 1 December 2017: Egypt's national team manager, Hector Cuper, will represent Egypt at 2018 World Cup draw alongside 10 Egyptian sports figures.