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Run

To have legal validity in a prescribed territory; as in, the writ (a court order) runs throughout the county. To have applicability or legal effect during a prescribed period of time; as in, the Statute of Limitations has run against the claim. To follow or accompany; to be attached to another thing in pursuing a prescribed course or direction; as in, the Covenant (a written promise or restriction) runs with the land.

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Then he took the Shotley attack apart and was unbeaten, just one run short of half century, when he hit the winning runs.
Despite the low total, Mark Doyle (3-32) and his fellow bowlers had other ideas as the hosts were bowled out one run short. Akmal Ghafoor was the unlucky man left stranded on 50 not out.
Wayne Ritzema fell just one run short of a century as Ponteland made 275-7 and Ryton never threatened that target.
The most emphatic performance of the day came from Ponteland, who swamped Ryton by 161 runs, although it was a bitter sweet day for skipper Wayne Ritzema when he was out lbw just one run short of a pulsating century.