Some articles on matches, played, played matches:
... front, Beckham missed the next four Galaxy matches – three in the North American SuperLiga and an MLS game away at Toronto FC though he still made the trip with his ... MLS normally forbids charter flights for away matches, claiming they provide competitive advantage, but in this case they made an exception due to the frenzy ... Coming into the nationally televised match on ESPN, played under a heavy downpour with his team down a man and down a goal, even if only 70% fit, Beckham left a mark during the ...
... A national side was raised for the first time, and the MCC played three matches against them, winning two and losing the other ... They also played matches against local clubs in addition to teams representing the military and civilian populations ... They played three matches against the national side in addition to matches against Cairo and Alexandria Cricket Club ...
... After 1905, Bosanquet played fewer first-class matches owing to his business career, and appeared as a batsman rather than an all-rounder ... He played rarely for Middlesex, but usually seemed to make runs despite his lack of practice ... He played four matches in 1906 ...
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“All those girls
who wore the red shoes,
each boarded a train that would not stop.
Stations flew by like suitors and would not stop.
They all danced like trout on the hook.
They were played with.”
—Anne Sexton (19281974)