(redirected from protect the lead)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Financial.
References in periodicals archive ?
I was pleased they had that approach and I am pleased with how hard they worked to protect the lead.
Ben Haim, 27, was caught in the face by the Spain striker during the second half of Pompey's win and admitted he had to stay calm to protect the lead against Rafael Benitez's men and boost his side's hopes of Premier League survival.