n.1.(Card Playing) A French gambling game somewhat like poker.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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d'Eymeris, who owes me eleven hundred livres from our last game at Brelan."
Therefore we will let Mcgroarty, Cracking Find and Movie Legend go, in order to concentrate on Eamon An Cnoic, Brelan D'As and Adrrastos.
In a contest every bit as open as usual, there's a long list of dangers, with my selection's stablemate Brelan D'As, Whatswrongwithyou and admirable mare Lady Buttons just three horses capable of making their presence felt.
I'm Brelan D'As (8-1) was third with Forest Bihan (33-1) back in fourth.
Nicholls has won two of the last three runnings of the Grade Three Johnny Henderson Grand Annual Challenge Cup Handicap Chase (4.50pm) and has three good chances this time in last year's winner Le Prezien, MAGIC SAINT and Brelan D'As.
Brelan D'As 2.10 Fakenham SP forecast 8-13 Handicap mark looks high enough given his slightly disappointing effort at Cheltenham last month, although that was a hot race and he'd looked progressive over fences last year.
HAYDOCK: 11.50 Speed Company, 12.25 Brelan D'As, 1.00 Danse Idol, 1.35 Elixir Du Gouet, 2.05 Ballymoy, 2.40 Clan Legend, 3.15 Closing Ceremony.
Working into the extended two-mile-six prize well under Bryony Frost, the 14-1 shot powered away from stablemate and fellow JP McManus-owned runner Brelan D'As to cross the line with 10 lengths in hand.
At Exeter, I'm quite looking forward to seeing Brelan D'As for Paul Nicholls.
SAN DIEGO CHARGERS -- Signed WR Brelan Chancellor and DB Alden Darby to future contracts.
Le fameux carre d'as n'a pas encore ete etrenne, se limitant a un brelan quand Robinho a remplace Ronaldinho pour rejoindre le Suedois et Pato.
In one session of brelan she lost more than ten thousand ducats to a financier and an abbe: all she had left was her jewellery, but her husband had redeemed them too recently for her to risk losing them.