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furlong

220 yards, 0.125 of a mile.
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IT WAS the two Lees, McEvilly and Furlong, who took the honours with three goals of the highest quality to move the Linnets into ninth place in the UniBond Premier Division.
Mary Furlong, CEO of Mary Furlong & Associates, executive professor of entrepreneurship at Santa Clara University, and co-producer of the What's Next?
The court heard Mr Furlong, a dad-of-two, was attacked at around 11.
Backing those drawn low in races between five and seven furlongs will certainly get you plenty of winners, but the bookmakers, being all too aware of the bias, shorten up horses allocated starting berths in close proximity to the rail.
The $10,000 prize goes to the author of the business plan that has the highest potential for success in the 50-plus market," said Mary Furlong, Executive Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Leavey School of Business and organizer of the business plan competition.
Dad-of-two Mr Furlong, 39, had been drinking at the bar when masked and heavily-armed men burst in and dragged him from his stool.
The 7-2 shot, given a good lead on the stands' side by Willhewiz, was produced by Seb Sanders to lead over a furlong out and scored by two and a half lengths from 3-1 favourite Zidane.
Furlong, originally from Enniscorthy, Co Wexford, went into hiding last December claiming death threats had been made against him after the accident.
Last off will be the Warwick Spring Handicap Stakes over a mile and two furlongs at 4.
Furlong has nearly 20 years experience in finance and operations, including more than eight years in the workers' compensation managed care field.
Tomorrow marks the fourth anniversary of the murder of Eugene Furlong, and his family are still coming to terms with the tragedy.
The five-year-old was always prominent under Joe Fanning and stayed on strongly to lead inside the final furlong before going on to score by a length and three-quarters from Twenty two silver.