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.
The Fugies were then given a revised target of 245 off 38 overs but were all out for 126 in reply.
Andrew Beasley took 4-17 and Tom Morgan 3-8 as the Fugies were all out for 97 having been inserted.
Bridesmaids carried bouquets of antique hydrangeas, ivory fugies, and pink and sand colored roses wrapped with ivory satin and accented with pearls.
James Didcote (6-33) shone with the ball for the Fugies - who were then bowled out for 112 in reply.
James Didcote (6-33) shone with the ball for the Fugies, who were then all out for 112 in reply.
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.
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.
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.
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.