nervy


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Related to nervy: easy mark, unconquerable
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It was a wee bit nervy at 1-1 but Sean's goal was brilliant.
Bibby set up a nervy final five minutes when he punished a Minikin mistake but Lussick's two missed conversions proved the difference in a close encounter.
"I've been a little bit nervy and I'd have liked to be a little more relaxed and enjoy it a bit more and be a bit more free-flowing."
6 kurt zouma A bit nervy on his first Everton start, hopefully shaking off the cobwebs.
"Obviously, it was a nervy last 10 minutes, but what do you expect?" Exeter want to banish the agony of losing last year's play-off final when they face Notts County or Coventry on May 28.
Cardiff hit back four minutes from time when substitute Jones headed home a Joe Ralls cross to set up a nervy climax but Boro - beaten just once in 15 games - held on for the three points.
wonderfully played by Buttereld, is too aloof to be cute while his mother and teacher are so plausibly nervy, you're never sure if the attraction they feel for one Our young hero, wonderfully played by Buttereld, is too aloof to be cute while his mother and teacher are so plausibly nervy, you're never sure if the attraction they feel for one another will ever blossom into romance.
In his 101st one-day international he saw the job through for a nervy three-wicket win which levelled the series against West Indies at 1-1 with one to play.
Stevenson reduced the deficit with six minutes remaining to ensure a nervy ending, but Danny Lennon's side held out.
Things did not go to plan for Murray at the start as he was twice broken to lose a nervy opening set, but he turned things around in the second and was rarely troubled in the decider to come through 4-6 6-1 6-4.
Lennon was pleased with the result, but the former Celtic skipper was not fooled by his side's ropey defensive display and pointed the finger at goalkeeper Fraser Forster and centre-back pairing Daniel Majstorovic and Glenn Loovens - all of whom looked particularly nervy before the goals from Joe Ledley and James Forrest eased the tension.
It was a remarkable show of belligerence from the 20-year-old after he had been thrust into a potentially nervy situation with his side 47 for four, but his fearlessness ultimately proved match-winning, with Australia bowled out for 144.