bullock block


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Synonyms for bullock block

a pulley-block at the head of a topmast

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The home team started brightly and keeper Tony Bullock blocked a shot by Stevie Lennon after clever play by Simon Donnelly and Gary Harkins.
Hay, who last scored way back in January, capitalised on a Matt Appleby error to race to the goal and although Bullock blocked the shot, he could not hold the ball and Hay slid it home.
The ball fell to John Rankin 10 yards out but Bullock blocked his first-time strike and Potter slid in to deny Wilson on the rebound.
Hitting the bull's eye: United keeper Tony Bullock blocks bravely from Hartson at point-blank range; Hoop, Hoop and away: Chris Sutton is on a high as he nods home the winner past a Tangerine wall of Chris Innes and Barry Robson; Performing the Celtic cuddle: Scorer; Sutton is hugged by McGeady and Petrov
Saints hit back when Mark Reilly put Tommy Lovenkrands through but Tony Bullock blocked at the striker's feet.
Mendes broke clear again and opted to shoot but Bullock blocked well.
Striker Chris Armstrong missed three gilt-edged chances to edge Tottenham in front in the first half but Bullock blocked two shots and an early attempt went wide of the mark.