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On one of these too frequent occasions he was boasting of his prowess as a pedestrian and athlete, and the outcome was a match against nature.
She drew another match against the wall: it was again light, and in the lustre there stood the old grandmother, so bright and radiant, so mild, and with such an expression of love.
The gods were all-powerful, and a dog was no match against them; yet White Fang learned to face them, fiercely belligerent and unafraid.
Mortal eyesight is too slow and clumsy a thing to match against the flicker of a pixy-litten fire.
It don't count for much, being a Jew, in a match against ME
The national hockey team will play its first pool match against Polish hockey team on 20th June 2015 at 8:00 p.
Raja said in the match against Australia if Sarfraz can play a big innings then Pakistan will benefit greatly.
Azhar said the team management should rest Nasir Jamshed and instead Sarfraz or Younis should be included in the squad in the next match against SA on March 7 (Saturday) at Eden Park, Auckland.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian volleyball athlete Mojtaba Mirzajaanpour suffered an injury, and would miss the match against Belgium in the FIVB Volleyball World Championship.
Meanwhile, Brazil has received a major blow after doctors confirmed that Neymar will be out for the tournament due to a back injury sustained during the match against Colombia.
20 ( ANI ): South Africa Twenty20 captain Faf du Plessis and pacer Dale Steyn may reportedly miss their teams opening match against Sri Lanka due to their respective injuries.
Abu Dhabi: The UAE Football Association (UAEFA) allowed Al Jazira to field three of the club's players now in the training camp of the UAE youth national team in their Group A match against Al Rayyan, from Qatar, on Tuesday in the AFC Champions League.