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an equality of scores, votes, or performances in a contest

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a tie in a race

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The official result of the Prix de l' Arc de Triomphe 17 days ago has It's Gino dead-heating with Irish Derby winner Soldier Of Fortune behind the winner and runner-up, Zarkava and Youmzain, and was confirmed yesterday in a meeting of the France Galop stewards.
Famous for dead-heating in the 1997 Nunthorpe Stakes, despite his bit breaking after a furlong, Coastal Bluff's speed has been blunted by age but he still gets about a bit at owner Paul Dixon's stud near Retford.
Yarmouth dead-heat YARMOUTH staged the closest finish of the day with Diane's Choice and Russian Rocket dead-heating in the 5f sprint handicap.
RUBY WALSH, Willie Mullins and the owner of Cler have every right to feel aggrieved after their horse was demoted to second place behind Grantsville (matched at a high of 23) after dead-heating in the 2m1f handicap hurdle at Killarney yesterday.
01 Bad news for backers at Betfair's minimum price after Free Gift proved anything but when only dead-heating with Mr Boo in the four-runner handicap chase at Folkestone.