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n.1.An international, interdenominational organization of Bible classes of young men; - so named in allusion to the Hebrew word Berachah (Meaning blessing) occurring in 2 Chron. xx. 26 and 1 Chron. xii.
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Earlier, Eoin Griffin's Baracas defeated the evens favourite Gentleman Jeff in the opening maiden hurdle.
A 'Bad Additude' Baracas, played by Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson.
Eoin Griffin, trainer of Baracas "I was happy enough with his run on the Flat at Leopardstown and that should have left him right for this.
He ran a cracker at Fairyhouse behind Baracas and, having run up to his mark there, you'd imagine he'd have to have a chance in a competitive little heat.
Eoin Griffin, trainer of Baracas "He took a very heavy fall at Punchestown in May and it took quite a bit of time for him to get over it.
Baracas also has claims, while Sebadee and London Bridge warrant a second look.
Eoin Griffin: expects Baracas to put up a decent performance
00 Ascot Sporting (50:30:20:10) 12-15 Topolski, 10-13 Kumbeshwar, Third Intention, A Media Luz, Elsafeer, 8-11 Brampour, 7-9 Via Galilei, 6-8 Nearby, Harry Tricker, 5-7 Drill Sergeant, 4-6 Tarkari, 3-5 Katies Tuitor, Baracas.
Eoin Griffin, trainer of Baracas "The ground will be far from ideal for him.
The Irish Seaman's Union is threatening to take their employer, Baracas Dominicanas, to the Admiralty Court to have the boat sold so the crewmen can return home at last.
ASIDE, perhaps, from Hannibal Lecter, if there was one movie character we wouldn't want to mess with, it would be BA Baracas.