Slugging match

Slug´ging match


1.A boxing match or prize fight marked rather by heavy hitting than skill.
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It proved to be a rare moment of quality in what was otherwise little more than a slugging match, although the Dragons might have doubled their advantage in the 37th minute after Paul Rutherford raced away and chipped the ball forward to Holroyd who steered his glancing header wide of the target.
All involved agreed that the legal slugging match could have been avoided if Mr Sterling, who moved to Birmingham from the West Indies 52 years ago, had made a will.
All involved agree that the legal slugging match could have been avoided if only Rupert, who moved to Birmingham from the West Indies 52 years ago, had made a will.
The supermarket scene in relatively affluent Cary is shaping up to be a slugging match between Harris Teeter and newcomer Publix.
Knight added another penalty to make it 18-7 at half time, YM needing to throw the ball around more rather than getting mixed in a slugging match among the forwards.
Both boxers were down three times in a real slugging match before the Geordie finished him off in the sixth round.
a[bar] We can define boundaries, but until we had gotten to a point when it was a slugging match and until we got to a point where we said, "OK, power under our Constitution is deliberately divided.
Lee Hatfield - another Wellington 10-stoner - made the most of his opportunity against Bilton Hall's Andrew Chance, winning on majority points after a slugging match.
The traditional slugging match between Intel and AMD will intensify in the ultra-thin laptop space when AMD launches its ultra-low power 40nm Hondo APUs next year.
This dream was soon dashed, and the Allies became reluctantly reconciled to a slugging match the length of the peninsula.
In the last year Khan has proved his chin in no longer an issue in a 12-round slugging match with big-punching Marcos Maidana, before his 'homecoming' was ruined by the premature stoppage of Paul McCloskey (Khan won all six rounds on every scorecard to win by technical decision).