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Britain's men's four - Andy Hodge, Alex Partridge, Steve Williams and Peter Reed - held off the Dutch and the Canadians to win in a time of six minutes 11.
The British pair, hopingto follow in the golden wake of first Redgrave and Andy Holmes, and then Redgrave and Pinsent (twice), controlled the race from the front and comfortably held off the challenge from the Australian pair in the third heat.
But the Frances O'Donnell-trained Tall Chubby wa not conceding easily and he held off the strong late run of Borna Pilot by a head in 32.
SPI voluntarily held off on logging the property until May of this year when SPI would have needed to develop logging roads for a summer harvest before the timber harvest plan expires in August.
James Carter, who led entering the eighth hurdle in Athens last summer before fading to fourth, was happy to have held off Bennie Brazell, 48.
5-point total Saturday, which held off San Fernando (203) and third-place El Camino Real (172), was a result of his wrestlers doing what they were supposed to do.
Raymond Cody, a sophomore, scored seven consecutive points during a crucial stretch of the fourth quarter as Antelope Valley held off a late rally.
Weir held off Shigeki Maruyama for his second consecutive Nissan Open title last year, becoming the first back-to-back winner of the event since Corey Pavin in 1994-95.
A step slow out of the gate, Spanish Chestnut ($9) pulled Stevens to the lead outside Kirkendahl, who finished last, and held off 9-1 Iced Out by three-quarters of a length after 1 mile in 1:36.
He held off the greatest freestyler in swimming history.
Westlake 1, Brea Olinda 0: Westlake, the Marmonte League's third-place representative, scored with five minutes remaining in the game and held off a late rally by the hosts to advance.