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Leicester hooker Ghiraldini admits Italy will be out of quarter-final contention if they suffer defeat to the Canucks at Elland Road.
If they suffer defeat, they would sneak through if Olympiakos fail to beat Malmo.
MACCLESFIELD manager Gary Simpson quashed speculation linking him with the Lincoln job after watching his side suffer defeat to the Imps.
50) 100% Tim Vaughan has yet to suffer defeat with his runners in selling/claiming hurdles at Uttoxeter this season (3-3).
In the ladies' draw, all of the leading players won through, with 22nd seed Katarina Srebotnik the highest-ranked star to suffer defeat, losing in straight sets to Maria Kirilenko.
A rollercoaster of a season saw Merthyr hit top spot early on, become the last team in the league to suffer defeat back in November and then flirt with the relegation zone in February before eventually looking like a top-half side right at the death.
Opponents of race and gender preferences declared victory when a California initiative banning preferences was approved in 1996, only to suffer defeat on a similar referendum in Houston in 1997 In the U.
McNamara, who has yet to suffer defeat after 16 games for Celts, is being tipped as a contender for Scotland's Euro '96 squad in England.
COUNTY can feel harshly treated after completely dominating their home game last night, only to suffer defeat to a 21st-minute own goal from Paul Cochlin.
He has played 30 first-team games and has still to suffer defeat.
But Halesowen had to suffer defeat courtesy of a 90th-minute winner, which brought to an end their 14-match unbeaten run.
To suffer defeat to Wenger's kids would be humiliating.