second string

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a squad of players that are available either individually or as a team to relieve or replace the players who started the game

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It was a similar story in the mixed with both matches lost in three sets - maybe one game too far for Lee at top string with Wright but a creditable performance from George Moran and Railton at second string to take a set.
He can even play his second string side and still thrash this team.
The second string, whose title was spearheaded by 36-goal David Tittensor, brought the curtain down on the season with a 6-4 win over Kelvin on Saturday to end with a record of 24 wins, four draws and no losses.
Allseas is scheduled to begin laying the second string in summer 2015, with commissioning scheduled by the end of 2016.
As part of laying the second string, Saipem will provide the following services: engineering, managing pipe storage terminals and connecting the offshore pipeline to the landfall sections using the above-water tie-ins.
Brendan Rodgers' second string certainly won't be on duty that night.
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Slaithwaite's second string were desperate to reach a final for the first time and battled for their lives to try and fulfil their dream.
You're not just a second string here," trainer Saeed Bin Suroor told him on the morning of the race.
Our second string have played their second-string twice and we have got a draw and a win," said Johnson.
Australia's second string ended up with two hookers in the front row and England's scrum milked their good fortune as Barkley's boot sealed the win.
It would also give an insight for Le Roy about the pool of talents in the second string side and the well-travelled Frenchman would likely introduce some new players when Oman take on their crucial game against Kuwait.
But he was dropped to the second string squad, known as the Saxons, during the Six Nations championship earlier this year and he does not believe he will be promoted this time around.
This term comes from the Middle Ages, when an archer always carried a second string in case the one on his bow broke.
At the same time the Seconds take on Lanarkshire and Avon first teams, together with Hertfordshire's second string in Division One at Nottingham University.