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pitch and run

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Definition of pitch and run in English:

noun

Golf
A pitch shot with a lower trajectory and no backspin, so that the ball runs forward on landing.
Example sentences
  • If you watch the pros, you'll see that before they hit a pitch and run, most of them walk up to the point halfway between the ball and the hole.
  • Notable too is that most greens are steeply banked on one side, usually guarding some angle of approach, with few opportunities for pitch and run.
  • But he played a delightful pitch and run third that finished three metres away.

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