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Synonyms for Alexander

European herb somewhat resembling celery widely naturalized in Britain coastal regions and often cultivated as a potherb

king of Macedon

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The big keeper acrobatically kept out two crashing drives from Aliaksandr Yurevich and right at the death he denied Trapachkin the goal he thoroughly deserved.
RUNNING SCARED: Tony Jeffries, right, goes on the attack against Aliaksandr Vayavoda
Stuttgart playmaker Aliaksandr is the 24-year-old pin-up boy of Belarussian football and the man Scotland fear most.
Aliaksandr Novik was brought on at the start of the second period and the substitute rubbed salt in Omagh's wounds as he grabbed a sparkling double.
Alan Thompson and Chris Sutton made the aggregate score 5-1, before goals from Christian Tiffert, Aliaksandr Hleb and Michael Mutzel gave Felix's Magath's men the win on the night.
Ipswich were then handed a golden opportunity to equalise when Aliaksandr Lukhvich's tug on Pablo Counago was spotted by Turkish referee Orhan Erdemir, but Stewart sidefooted the 36th-minute penalty wide.
His first venture into the paid ranks was a brief one, beating Belorussian Aliaksandr Vayavoda before the end of the first round of their heavyweight contest in February.
Entering the ring for the first time as a pro to take on Aliaksandr Vayavoda in Barnsley, Jeffries will have some adjusting to do.
Lennox Lewis has sent a good-luck message to Beijing bronze medallist Tony Jeffries, who makes his pro debut tonight against Aliaksandr Vayavoda at Barnsley Metrodome.
He cleverly teed up a short free-kick for Aliaksandr Yurevich to fire wide, and late in the first half his pin-point pass into the box was helped on, only for Tsikhanchyk to head outside Cullen's right hand upright from no more than two yards.
Leading 3-1 from the first leg in Glasgow, Alan Thompson and Chris Sutton had made the aggregate score 5-1, before goals from Christian Tiffert, Aliaksandr Hleb and Michael Mutzel gave Felix Magath's men the win on the night.
Sunderland's Olympic bronze medalist was not only the first member of Great Britain's Beijing squad to box professionally but also recorded the quickest victory, clinically dismantling Aliaksandr Vayavoda after 162 seconds.
Meanwhile, Beijing Olympian Tony Jeffries debuts at super-middle against Aliaksandr Vayavoda over four rounds.
The Lithuanians looked dangerous on the ball and defender Aliaksandr Sobal almost squared the tie with a superb header that keeper Wells, standing in for holiday-maker Dwayne Nelson, dramatically pushed inches over the bar.
Stuttgart will rely heavily on Balakov as well as Aliaksandr Hleb, who plays a role similar to Stilian Petrov and Celtic must watch out for his breaks from midfield.