fugie

fugie

(ˈfjuːɡɪ)
n
1. a cock that runs from a fight
2. a coward
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Come si sbigotisse, e si sgagliarda in fore l'una e l'altra di sua spene seal cinquecento un' nulla a far' no(n) uiene uendeta che non fugie se pur' tarda.
Nathan Millichip took 4-41 to help bowl hosts Miskin out for 143 but the Fugies, who were aiming to make it six wins out of six, had an off-day with the bat as they were bowled out for just 93 in reply, Steve White top scoring with 22.
Nathan Millichip took 4-41 to help bowl hosts Miskin out for 143, but the Fugies, who were aiming to make it six wins out of six, had an off-day with the bat as they were bowled out for just 93 in reply, Steve White top scoring with 22.
The Fugies held an 18-point lead over second-placed Chepstow Town ahead of the last round of fixtures - but rain wiped out the entire top-flight schedule to ensure Newport Fugitives lifted the title.
Bridesmaids carried bouquets of antique hydrangeas, ivory fugies, and pink and sand colored roses wrapped with ivory satin and accented with pearls.
Having won the toss and elected to field, the Fugies restricted hosts Tondu to 227-3 off 37 overs - reduced from 50 due to rain - before knocking off the required runs with 11 balls to spare.
Atrocious weather conditions ensured that play was not possible throughout the South East Wales Cricket League - with The Fugies clinching glory in the top-flight as a result of the washout.
Richard Jones (69no) thumped a fine half-century in reply for The Fugies, who reached 149-4 before the umpires were forced to stop the match due to bad light.
Newbridge stay in second spot, 13 points behind The Fugies, after missing out on their game with basement boys Radyr.
The Fugies made light work of their reply as they got to 43-2 to edge closer to the title and condemn Radyr to their 13th league defeat of the season.
Jones thumped 69 not out in reply for The Fugies who reached 149-4 before bad light halted play - and the visitors claimed victory by 54 runs after being set a revised target to move one game from glory.
The Fugies, who were beaten by Sudbrook last time out, won the toss and put Radyr in to bat first.