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Verb1.spreadeagle - defeat disastrously
beat, beat out, vanquish, trounce, crush, shell - come out better in a competition, race, or conflict; "Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship"; "We beat the competition"; "Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game"
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A first win over hurdles for Cyborgo, trained by Martin Pipe and ridden by Richard Dunwoody, as he spreadeagles his rivals in the maiden hurdle at Nottingham, beating Over The Pole by eight lengths.
WATCH out for a big shake-up in golf betting if Tiger Woods spreadeagles the field once more in next week's USPGA Championship in Kentucky.
A future star is on show at Kempton as subsequent Champion hurdler Lanzarote (Fred Winter/ Richard Pitman) spreadeagles his rivals in the handicap hurdle.