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BEIRUT: Surprise leaders Safa will face their sternest examination of the season when they host champions Ahed in a top-of-the-table clash Friday in matchday nine of the Lebanese Premier League.
05pm WALES U20 v FRANCE U20 WALES Under-20s coach Byron Hayward believes his squad will face their sternest test so far when they entertain France tonight.
SNITCH 12A Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson flexes his muscles, puts on his sternest expression and has to wrestle with a serious family problem here.
THE road to FA Trophy glory takes Cammell Laird back to Kirklands today - but it also brings their sternest test to date.
Holders Spain will be given their sternest Euro 2012 test yet against Iberian rivals Portugal and their in-form forward Cristiano Ronaldo in the first semi-final later on Wednesday.
They supported Olly Murs on tour and this piano-rolling melody-strewn offering will put a smile on the sternest of faces.
Rickie Lambert levelled three minutes into the second half as Southampton continued to press, although the second tier's sternest defence eventually overcame its mightiest attack.
Monkees rock, upbeat and easy, was a mainstay of school dances, sleepovers and parties, and it was also generally OK'd for play by even the sternest parents.
But correspondents say that maintaining stability in Lashkar Gah will be the sternest test yet for local forces.
AMIR Khan believes he will face the sternest test of his career when he goes head to head with Zab Judah in Las Vegas on Saturday night.
The sternest warning is for Yemen, where protests are gathering force.
WASHINGTON, December 21, SPA -- Landmark health care legislation backed by President Barack Obama has passed its sternest Senate test, overcoming Republican delaying tactics on a 60-40 vote that all but assures its passage this week, the Associated Press reported.