Examples from the Web for homestretch
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.Why Mitt Romney Is Winning, and Rick Perry Is Losing|Andrew Romano|January 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Now, at last, the drive was on the homestretch with a few days to sparea narrow margin, but still a margin.The Boss of Wind River|David Goodger (firstname.lastname@example.org)
He swings Typhoon wide into the homestretch, landing him in the best and dryest path.
“Now for the canoe and the homestretch,” announced Amesbury, upon looking out upon the water and clear sky.The Wilderness Castaways|Dillon Wallace
About the only time you showed any kind of form was on the homestretch.Camping|Alexandra G. Lockwine
The track was slow, and deep in dust except on the homestretch.