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However, the leading pack of about 10 runners followed and Kenya's bid to shake off the rest of the field early was thwarted by the Ugandans who scattered them upfront.
'My mindset really was to shake off my fear, my nervousness, and even before the game I had to brush off the jitters,' said Sotto in Filipino after Ateneo punished NU 86-70 Friday at Filoil Flying V Centre.
Philippines Brian Heruela only wanted to shake off the bitter taste of bad news.
FOOTBALL WESTERN SYDNEY v MELBOURNE CITY 8.50am WESTERN SYDNEY WANDERERS face Melbourne City at the ANZ Stadium, and the away side are the recommendation for those wishing to shake off their hangover with a wager, writes Steve Palmer.
Icelanders were voting for the third time in four years as the nation tries to shake off the latest political crisis on an island that has been hit by divisions since its economy was ravaged by the global financial crisis in 2008
Fifi proved hard to shake off, Abdel Ghafour, explaining that she would "see" Fifi and feel her depression whenever she looked in the mirror.
LIAM WILLIAMS has been backed by British and Irish Lions bosses to shake off a leg problem in time for Saturday's Test decider with New Zealand.
But dip your toes in the pool, feel the sun on your back and shake off that self-consciousness like a wet dog shaking off water.
Bantams' Gary MacKenzie hopes to shake off a knock while Andy Halliday and Andrew Davies are doubtful.
Hutton still has the ankle problem that kept him out of the loss at QPR while Senderos can't shake off the thigh injury that has plagued him for several weeks.
With both his star summer signings out until 2013 and Ta'Yani Clarke struggling to shake off a persistent foot injury, the rookie playcaller is praying for no further setbacks this week.
WEST BROM'S on-loan Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku is ready to shake off comparisons with former Chelsea team-mate Didier Drogba and make a name for himself at the Hawthorns.
MEMBERS of Shelley Community Association are inviting people to shake off the winter blues - and the effects of too much turkey and Christmas pud - by taking part in the annual Shelley Welly Walk.
Spread the glue on, sprinkle on the green rice and shake off the excess.
Summary: Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson believes Wayne Rooney will soon shake off the frustration of his World Cup performance.