blanket finish

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blanket finish

n
(Horse Racing) athletics horse racing a finish so close that a blanket would cover all the contestants involved
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The meeting was always sure to throw up some tight finishes and on Saturday there were many blanket finishes (a finish so close that a blanket would cover all the contestants in it) to keep the camera man busy.
They have graded several blanket finishes recently and it looks as though Sam has put together a tight and exciting competition.
The graphics are nice and steady, although you never feel the PS3 is really being stretched, but those blanket finishes really get the blood pumping and involve you in the game.