hard hitter

hard hitter

n
(Clothing & Fashion) informal NZ a bowler hat
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Meanwhile, Esneth "Hard Hitter" Domingo of Sultan Kudarat will face southpaw Belmar Plaza of Cebu in the under card.
Asif Ali, the highly praised hard hitter had yet another bad run in the international cricketing arena.
Hard hitter Noel Kampton was adjudged Most Valuable Player (MVP), and the multi-titled Rieta Coach of the Year.
The hard hitter did well to hold his nerve through what was a challenging back nine to return two-over par, 38 for the day's 74.
Yasir also claimed the hard hitter Ross Taylor while he was playing on 2.
Brandi not only received fourth place in the 14-entry competition, but was given the Hard Hitter award for that event.
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.