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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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The all-rounder looked on course for another big innings, but fell four runs short of a half-century, running himself out for a 30-ball 46.
Dan Allen and Adam Bagwell led the run chase scoring 44 and 51 respectively, but both men fell to CCCC's Conrad Venter who ended up with figures of 3 for 24 to leave the Huntsman 14 runs short of the target at 126 for 4.
Andrew Mercer (3-64) and Atif Ashraf (3-33) took three wickets apiece for Orrell, but S&B skipper Chris Firth outdid them both with figures of six for 93, as Orrell were dismissed just six runs short. Alder had a brilliant day with the bat to move away from the relegation zone.
Jones then top scored with 54 when Pentwyn batted, Gavin White made 46, Josh Harris 28 and Owen 20, but in a tense climax, they were two runs short at the end.
Stockton made 247-1 (242) and in a terrific finale, Saltburn fell five runs short at 257-4 (237).
Heavy hits at the top of the Shrewsbury order gave the Shropshire side hope of securing their first Premier Division win of the season but their time ran out 38 runs short of the target.
Clarke, who opened with Adam Gilchrist (44 runs), reached his 100 in 125 minutes, putting Australia on 192 for two and five runs short of victory.
The left-handed opener fell seven runs short of a century at the home of cricket.
Damien Martyn steered a slower Vaas delivery to Marvan Atapattu to go cheaply, and then Hayden was fourth out with the total on 190, brilliantly caught by Mahela Jayawardene off Kumar Dharmasena's off-spin seven runs short of his century.
CORAL were given a scare yesterday when Sports Betting's 100-1 selection to be top West Indian runscorer, Mahendra Nagamootoo, fell just 11 runs short against England at the Oval, writes Steve Palmer.
City never got going in reply with no player reaching double figures, falling 33 runs short of their target on 62-3.
Ramdin scored 107 before falling to Corey Anderson (three for 25) in the closing overs of the day, while Chanderpaul was six runs short of his 29th Test century at stumps in Hamilton.