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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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Ellis, who took the job in May 2014, has compiled an overall record of 102-7 with 18 drawn ahead of the farewell matches, the first of which is Saturday against Ireland at Pasadena, California.
Ellis, who was appointed to the job in May 2014 after Tom Sermanni was removed a month earlier, has compiled an overall record of 102-7 with 18 drawn ahead of her farewell tour with the US squad."When I accepted the head coaching position this was the timeframe I envisioned," Ellis said.
The battle lines are being drawn ahead of the upcoming midterm elections, with the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines recently declaring, "we have no intention of interfering in the conduct of state affairs.
Both are ideally drawn ahead of Ripon's biggest race of the year and it's the fact that Golden Apollo is 1lb better off with his mate - cheek pieces have been added for good measure - which makes him the selection.
1959), drawn ahead of canvases he made that were based on tabloid headlines from the New York Post (1962) and the Daily News (1967).
CD-23, which is larger in area than 29 states and stretches from San Antonio to El Paso, is part of a pending trial over Texas' political maps that could lead to new ones being drawn ahead of the 2018 elections.
It is too early for knives to be drawn ahead of the parliamentary elections; the economy can't afford that".
BATTLE lines have been drawn ahead of a public inquiry into plans for hundreds of homes near a Northumberland town.
Mersey headteachers would not be drawn ahead of results days on whether they expected their students to be affected.
The report further said that England's win was set up by opener Alex Hales' impressive 94 from 61 balls while David Warner led the chase for Australia with 53 off 42, which ensured that two-match T20 series was drawn ahead of the five-match one-day battle starting next week.
But as clear battle lines were drawn ahead of the Comprehensive Spending Review, shadow chancellor Alan Johnson insisted it is the coalition that is taking a "huge gamble with growth and jobs".
The battle-lines have been drawn ahead of a potential closure and merger of up to 40 schools in West Wales.Cymdeithas yr Iaith has accused Carmarthenshire County Council of publishing a politically-motivated hit-list of village schools they wish to close.
By 1700, 'Europe had drawn ahead of the rest of the world in virtually every kind of mapping'.
Moshe Yaalon, reiterated that he was not worried about Iraq; Israel, he said, had drawn ahead of Iraq to create a substantial gap in the last 10 years.