They are shoo-ins
to bag a play-off spot and no one will want to take them on in a two-legged shoot-out.
and the Kennedy Space Center in Florida were shoo-ins
, leaving only two shuttles available to be placed elsewhere.
Those two would be shoo-ins
in any British outfit, but the reason this is so critical to Wales is the fact that the GB side would be made up of under-23s.
In Division A2, top two Lanchester and Chopwell are also level on points - and both look shoo-ins
for promotion with third-placed Greenside 41 points behind.
It is the sadly accepted notion that antigay measures are shoo-ins
on the ballot, and that same-sex couples just have to sit tight for a decade or two and wait for public opinion to catch up.
Captain Scott Nicholls, along with Coventry star Chris Harris and the experienced Lee Richardson, are shoo-ins
for the whole tournament, assuming Richardson makes a successful return from a broken wrist.
Bell and Anderson appear shoo-ins
for two of this year's central contracts, to be announced today alongside the one-day unit for Sri Lanka.
I thought there were five shoo-ins
- Stefan Klos, Arthur Numan, Jackie McNamara, Chris Sutton and Henrik Larsson - and they all made it.
Far, far worse are primary elections, those largely overlooked "first-round" contests where the vast majority of candidates who win the dominant party's nomination are virtual shoo-ins
Because of their charismatic personality and manipulative manner, sociopaths are shoo-ins
for almost any job they interview for.
Horn-Miller, who was a co-captain for the Canadian entry at the Pan American Games and provides plenty of offensive punch from her driver (outside shooter) position, should be among those considered shoo-ins
for the Olympic club.
Judging whose writing should be included is without question a precarious high-wire act, though critically acclaimed writers like Erdrich, Leslie Marmon Silko, and Paula Gunn Allen were shoo-ins
MOST of the players I've gone for in my Team of the Season so far picked themselves - my goalkeeper and centre-forward, in particular, were shoo-ins
So far, former UE standout Clark Derige, Far Eastern University guard Axel IAaAaAeA~igo and Mapua's backcourt tandem of Andoy Estrella and Leo Ga are shoo-ins
along with veterans Ken Acibar, Mike Parala and Mark Sarangay.