change of sides

See: revolt
References in periodicals archive ?
The Slovak Uprising was much less 'dramatic' and far-reaching in its consequences than Romania's change of sides on August 23rd, 1944, when King Michael dismissed Antonescu.
Sometimes it seems like no more time has passed than the change of sides in a match, but it was a quarter-century ago when UCLA freshman Jimmy Connors lost to teammate Jeff Borowiak in ``The Ojai,'' that charming tournament in Ventura County.