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Questions are played with a straight bat. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And she plays a straight bat when it comes to her replacement. The Sun (2009)We played with a straighter bat. The Sun (2016)The company plays a straight bat. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Will the son of a Kazakh oligarch learn the virtues of playing a straight bat? Times, Sunday Times (2015)So there's no reason to doubt him when he plays a straight bat. Times, Sunday Times (2015)So it's time to play with a straight bat and let those with opposite views speak. The Sun (2016)It's time the companies played a straight bat. Times, Sunday Times (2015)While she confirms there has been contact between the two sides, she plays a straight bat as to its tone. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Here, he played a straight bat - with swaps due solely to bans or injuries. The Sun (2010)At all of these dinners, questions about Ed have been played with a straight bat. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The more they probed, the more I played a straight bat and tried to keep smiling sweetly. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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