HOIK

AcronymDefinition
HOIKHollandse Oos-Indiese Kompanjie (Dutch East India Company)
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As part of our new purpose and strategy, we have set a series of long-term targets to assess how we are doing," said Peder Hoik Nielsen.
I remember the first time I played England in Kandy, I went down the track to Robert Croft and tried to hoik him and was stumped," Sangakkara recalled.
Sangakkara said: "I remember the first time I played England in Kandy, I went down the track to Robert Croft and tried to hoik him and was stumped.
He hit the next ball into the stands at cover before slicing another hoik to Steve Harmison at fine leg as the Black Caps were dismissed for 386.
On his return to Madras, where he was born and with his father in the crowd, he scored just one and was out to a terrible shot, trying to hoik the ball across the line.
The first time was walking up the 18th on the Old Course at St Andrews on Christmas Eve, wondering why, when I'd been driving like a dream all day, I chose the most famous hole in golf to hoik the ugliest shot in the universe off to the left.
We call it Partnering for Impact," said Peder Hoik Nielsen.
Our fave detail is the way the bottom of the bag can be unzipped so you don't even have to get out of it when nature calls - just hoik it up around your waist and stay snug.
Sidebottom, in for the unwell Steve Harmison, started the early rot by firing one through Strauss' horrible hoik but was soon off the field nursing a tight calf.
Rugby international Geraint Lewis (41) led the batting as Fardre reached 165 for nine while Mike Cannon got 31 and Nick Hoik 27 not out.
A PRESS release lands from the Health and Safety Executive proclaiming: "Inspectors will be out and about in the Borders, including Galashiels, Hoik and Kelso as part of a major initiative to crack down on safety across the area.