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The last four holes I was wondering when I could start thinking about winning, and when would be too soon that it tempted fate.
IT is now looking as if Chelsea might have tempted fate before the Carling Cup final when their website broke the news of John Terry's inclusion in the side with the words: "Not since Napoleon's return in 1815 has a comeback been as eagerly awaited as this.
DISCOVERY astronauts tempted fate yesterday as they joked about the spine-tingling movie Alien.