quick-fire


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quick-fire

[ˈkwɪkfaɪəʳ] ADJ [gun] → de tiro rápido; [question] → rápido, hecho a quemarropa
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Summary: Cape Town [South Africa], Feb 24 (ANI): Opener Mithali Raj struck a quick-fire half-century while Jemimah Rodrigues well supported her as the Indian women's cricket team set a target of 167 runs for South Africa in the fifth and final T20I of the five-match series here at Newlands Stadium here on Saturday.
They kept on losing the wickets on regular intervals but still could manage to muster 222 with Ansar Khan scoring a quick-fire 61 runs off 24 balls and Sajjad Malouk hitting an unbeaten 56 off 30 balls.
Despite a milestone marker from assistant/player coach Ashley Tait, a quick-fire Ryan Dingle double in the middle secured the two Elite League points for the Scottish side.
Two quick-fire rain delays ended the match, with Morgan unbeaten on 33 and Ben Stokes on 15 not out, and England victorious with their total of 194 for three on the Duckworth-Lewis method.
An arcade racer, its generous collection of quick-fire courses will see your motor leaping over ramps and gaping gaps of split half-pipes, speeding towards the finish line against pals or leaderboard times.
Soon after that Joga hit RCSI with a quick-fire double from new striker Liyla Sahkar.
W'INGTON 3 RADCLIFFE 0 A QUICK-FIRE second half treble earned Warrington Town a welcome 3-0 Evo-Stik First Division North win at home to Radcliffe Boro.
Sam Rimmington hit a quick-fire 54, his first half century of the season and Chris Handy produced a quick-fire 47 but the bridge bowlers were too hot to handle.
Opener Faraz Ahmad struck 72 runs with nine boundaries and one six, Manzoor Khan hammered a quick-fire 33 runs, Bahauddin scored 19 runs and were the leading contributors.
Two quick-fire goals from Donald and Moffat then killed the game.
Guiseley raced into a two-goal lead through Wayne Brooksby and Danny Boshell, but quick-fire goals either side of half-time through Adam Boyes and Garry Hunter spared Barrow's blushes.
Bravo also added quick-fire 39 runs for the fifth wicket with Vijay.