The homestretch of the track had been blocked off with cattle fencing—the kind they use at rodeos that makes for easy climbing.
Mitt is focused like a laser on the economy down the homestretch, while the Texas governor is all over the map.
Now, at last, the drive was on the homestretch with a few days to sparea narrow margin, but still a margin.
About the only time you showed any kind of form was on the homestretch.
Cornflower, lightly weighted, able to set a pace or hold one, did not show in front until the homestretch was reached.
Half way down the homestretch, Harry still led, with Gravling but half a length behind him.
Coming down the homestretch, Nat Poole thought he had it all to himself.
She took the little local packet at Cairo, and now she was on the homestretch.
Having got his money safely down on Flitterfoot to win, Jeff was presently choking a post far up the homestretch.
“Now for the canoe and the homestretch,” announced Amesbury, upon looking out upon the water and clear sky.