the pick of the bunch


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pick of the bunch

The best or most ideal option in a group. Matt is the pick of the bunch, so we need to make sure he ends up on our team. I know you think that puppy is too small, but to me he's just the pick of the bunch!
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the pick of the ˈbunch

(informal) the best example of a group of people or things: This Australian wine is the pick of the bunch.
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Rovers dominated but Jarvie pulled off a string of top stops to keep his side in the game - with second-half efforts to deny Javier Correvera and Stephen Simmonds the pick of the bunch.
Ramnaresh Sarwan hit 53 and Kieron Pollard 38 but the Kiwi bowlers stayed in control, Daniel Vettori being the pick of the bunch with 2-19 off his four overs.
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LOVE struck James Peach knew he'd met the pick of the bunch in Louise Lemon, so he asked her to marry him.
Glamorgan's varied attack proved equal to the task and 19-year-old left- arm spinner Cosker was the pick of the bunch.
Benitez has made significant additions to his squad this summer, with the pounds 20million capture of striker Robbie Keane from Tottenham the pick of the bunch.
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Predicting the correct score in friendlies is notoriously difficult, but Bet365's massive 20/1 for England to win 3-1 looks the pick of the bunch.
Winger David Lee provided the ammunition for the pick of the bunch - a superb diving header for Wigan's third.
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Kevin McKinley scored the Jags' opener but assistant boss Gerry Britton said: "Simon was the pick of the bunch.
The pick of the bunch was Allan Wells' 100m victory in the 1980 Moscow games.