flare pass

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Noun1.flare pass - a short forward pass to a back who is running toward the sidelines; "he threw a flare to the fullback who was tackled for a loss"
aerial, forward pass - a pass to a receiver downfield from the passer
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Juddmonte's association with the family springs from the 1982 purchase of Flare Pass, a sister to the Grade 2 winner Buckaroo, later the sire of Kentucky Derby winner Spend A Buck.
Although Flare Pass bred eight winners, her stud career is summed up by a EUR6,500 sale at the 1991 Keeneland November Sale.