hard hitter

hard hitter

n
(Clothing & Fashion) informal NZ a bowler hat
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Mohammad Ammad, a promising hard hitter earlier made a big upset when he defeated Tthan Benstock from USA, did not look behind and beat Jeck O Flynn quite easily.
Mohammad Ammad, a promising hard hitter jumped to third round after defeating Ethan Benstock from USA by 11-3, 11-4 and 11-4 and another promising Mohammad Hamza Khan also reached 3rd round by beating Thomas Greengrass from England by 11-3, 11-3 and 11-5.
John Gratton overcame Lithuanian hard hitter Aleks Charcenko 3-1, to take the Division Four crown in a real high-quality encounter.
I spoke to one of Jon's old coaches who said he is a hard hitter, he's got a real good shot and he'll work hard for the team, put his body on the line," said Owen.
HARD HITTER Conal Keaney is ready to give his all on Sunday against Tribe s
CUTLINE: Patrick Chung, right, shown celebrating an interception return for a touchdown at Miami, has emerged as a hard hitter in the Patriots' secondary.
Secondly, there was no wind and the roughs were not high at Classic last year, so for a hard hitter like Nirat, the tournament became a birdie fest," Ghei said.
Fletcher is described as a hard hitter, who also 'bowls a bit.
Cody Clark: First-team all-league senior middle linebacker is a hard hitter and expected leader on defense.
Northamptonshire have a known hard hitter in David Sales, whose first-class career began with a bang when he hammered 210 not out against Worcestershire in 1996 at the tender age of 18.
But the suspicion is that Long, while a hard hitter, could have trouble manoeuvring his size 20 boxing boots around the ring and matching the sometimes sweet-moving Harrison for mobility.
A right-handed middle-order batsman, Maqsood was a hard hitter of the ball and is one of the Test cricketers whose highest score was 99,which he made in the Third Test against India in 1954-55.