River pirate


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(Zool.) the pike.

See also: River

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Voted top novice rider in the West Midlands last season, Adam will be riding either Rathcoole Dancer or River Pirate, both of whom run in the colours of dad Adrian.
He went on to beat Viscount Bankes by a distance, with River Pirate a similar distance away in third.
River Pirate (3.55 Fakenham)Has shown little of late, but there is every reason to believe a revival is likely on a course that is expected to suit.
FAKENHAM: 2.20 Imperative, 2.50 In The Frame, 3.20 New Perk, 3.55 River Pirate, 4.25 Common Girl, 4.55 Tirley Storm.
3.10 Kempton: An enterprising saw Its Wallace Jnr prevail at Fontwell but such tactics may not work again and I like the look of RIVER PIRATE. He won a couple of novices events at Hereford and Ludlow and doesn't look overburdened as he steps up in trip to tackle his first handicap.
River Pirate disappointed at Cheltenham and a bigger threat could be Il Cavaliere, who took this race a year ago and loves the track.
SANDOWN 1.55 First Love, 2.30 Jupiter De Bussy, 3.05 Talarive, 3.40 Gola Cher, 4.10 River Pirate, 4.45 Xaipete, 5.20 Gentle Beau.
They observe jungle life, help a cholera-stricken village, and meet a brave warrior and a famous magician, but their quest is fulfilled only after they encounter Data, the river pirate, who belongs to a fraternity of merciful men who rob the rich for exploiting the poor.
Residents can find out more at two launch events this weekend where a team from the Wildlife Trust will be making bird and bat boxes and leading a river pirate scavenger hunt.
He jumped well on his first effort at Worcester before a tired fall but was less effective when well-beaten by River Pirate on his return to the track.
Fool On The Hill, Jack Martin and True Mariner all attempt to put recent falls behind them, whereas River Pirate has to overcome a layoff since being pulled up at Stratford in September.