Point-blank shot

the shot of a gun pointed directly toward the object to be hit.

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Duffy's side then found their second minutes after the break as Oliver's point-blank shot was saved and Iredale ran on to the loose ball to crash it back across and into the top right.
But no one highlighted Ateneo's ascent than center Isaac Go, who went from missing a potential game-winning point-blank shot against La Salle in a second round loss to making one clutch shot after another in the Final Four and in the Finals.
Maryn Beutler scored the game's only goal, taking a pass that deflected off an Arizona player to fire a point-blank shot into the net in the 31st minute.
The Arsenal goalie made a sensational double save in the 25th minute when he dived to keep out a point-blank shot from Sergio Aguero with his legs and then got up to parry Lionel Messi's header from the rebound.
This set up a tense finale and with only two minutes remaining Villa were thankful to goalkeeper James Davidson, who pushed a point-blank shot on to the bar.
1 seconds remaining in the first and Leominster short-handed, the Tomahawks had a key power-play bid disappear before their eyes as a point-blank shot apparently snuck up the sleeve of Bergeron.
An expert witness report proved that the shot could have been fatal in the case of point-blank shot from a distance of up to 1cm to the skull, neck, or heart.
Nigel Sims, the Aston Villa goalkeeper, dives to fist away a point-blank shot from Cardiff's inside left Colin Hudson.
The Martyrs failed to create the volume of chances during the second half with Cirencester arguably having the best opportunity of the half when Ben Wells was through on goal only to see his point-blank shot from eight yards saved well by Cutlan.
United could have won by a bigger margin too with Kenny pushing a point-blank shot from Rafael onto the bar when it looked odds-on the defender would score, while United midfielder Michael Carrick also hit the inside of a post later.
Annan keeper Craig Summersgill saved Michael Daly's header then denied Jamie Longworth's point-blank shot from the rebound.
And when Reading's rearguard was pierced by a venomous free-kick by Sammy Clingan, Federici was quickly across his goal to push away the effort before diving bravely at King's feet to keep out the point-blank shot as the striker pounced on the rebound.