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The wind fell away entirely during the evening, and at midnight there was a dead calm, a sultry heat, and that prevailing intensity which, on the approach of thunder, affects persons of a sensitive nature.
Ross Drummond, who led the 2009 championship by two shots at halfway but fell away over the weekend, returns for another stab at the title.
With no plan B at their disposal, Tyldesley fell away badly after the break and Widnes made them pay with 22 unanswered points.
In only her second competition since giving birth to son Jacob last September, she struggled before the halfway point of the 10 kilometres race and fell away from the leading pack.
16 CARDIFF totally dominated the first 25 minutes of this entertaining Premiership match at the Arms Park but then fell away, and visitors Carmarthen Quins were a little unlucky not to get at least a losing bonus point.
Woods shot a level-par 70 to claim second place as Perry fell away with a 74 and his runner-up finish was good enough to maintain his lead in the FedEx Cup standings at the end of a PGA Tour season which saw him win six times having returned to the game in February after eight months out following reconstructive knee surgery.
LEALHOLM fell away in the second half as their North Riding Challenge Cup hopes were ended by Thirsk Falcons.
The world number 113, who clinched his fifth European title in the process, would have been surprised by the manner at which the leading overnight pair fell away.