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ride

1. control and direct a horse while mounted on it.
2. lane cut through a wood.

ride work
to ride a horse for the purpose of training it for a race.
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Skipper Steven Gerrard, Jordan Henderson, Mario Balotelli, and Raheem Sterling were all riding the bench when the proceedings started.
So efficient was San Mig's back-up crew that James Yap, Peter June Simon and import Marqus Blakely were all riding the bench in that telling stretch, giving coach Tim Cone fresh legs for Game 4 slated Monday at 8 p.
Kris Humphries hasn't played much since he was acquired from Brooklyn while Stevens has stuck with younger players, but the Celtics' coach has gone out of his way repeatedly to praise the veteran forward for not complaining about riding the bench.
After being accused of slowing down England's disappointing World Cup squad last summer, losing his spot on the national team and riding the bench for Real Madrid, will the soon-to-be-32-year-old Beckham look quicker against MLS competition?
Was it tough enough, Thursday evening, that Luke Ridnour scored 23 points in the second half, took over the game after riding the bench with two fouls for an excruciating 18 minutes and three seconds in the first half, and that Luke Jackson, his right ring finger still aching from that gash, had 14 points and six boards, and that Oregon won a Pac-10 Conference men's basketball game that it dearly needed to win, 79-64 over Stanford, before 9,087 in Mac Court?
The Kings, who haven't won a championship since 2008, built that buffer even with Brownlee and Tenorio riding the bench to rest.
BOSTON - Mickael Pietrus is riding the bench for Toronto, but he admits he'd rather be with the Celtics and he thinks he could help them.
Cortez scored the Express' final five points Friday night and keyed an 86-85 victory over Barako Bull, even as the Gin Kings snapped a five-game slide in the PBA Philippine Cup with its latest addition riding the bench at the Cuneta Astrodome.
This year, Guzan began the season as the starter before giving way to Preston Burpo and riding the bench from late May to early September.
The Elasto Painters lapsed into 24 turnovers in the first 36 minutes but played with near perfection in the final frame, even with import Dior Lowhorn riding the bench.
The Llamados, the reigning Commissioner's Cup champs, broke away by holding the Aces to eight points in the third period, doing it with import Marcus Blakely riding the bench and even if James Yap was far from his deadly self.