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flash (verb)


  1. Malouda, frequently roaming in from the left, was proving elusive for the Sparta defenders and moments later he set up Nilmar [whose side-foot shot]MOVING_BALL flashed [wide of the post]TARGET. [1077232 / p7]
  2. Gilardino had Parma's best chance in the opening 45 minutes but [his header]MOVING_BALL flashed [wide]TARGET while Fernando Meira's shot hit the back of Matteo Contini in what was the home side's best opportunity a minute before half-time. [79941 / p6]
  3. Indeed, it was the Alkmaar left-back who created the match's next real opening when his cute inside pass found Perez with half-time approaching, but [the Danish striker's shot]MOVING_BALL flashed [past the far post]TARGET. [80114 / p7]
  4. His effort, which flashed over goalkeeper Ricardo's crossbar, was to prove the home side's best chance.[75226 / p3]

Semantic relations


Frame elements

MOVING_BALL [Moving_Ball] TARGET [On_The_Field_Location]

flashed whose side-foot shotwide of the post
flashed his headerwide
flashed the Danish striker's shotpast the far post