counter-attack

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counter-attack

[ˈkaʊntərəˌtæk]
A. Ncontraataque m
B. VT & VIcontraatacar

counter-attack

(ˈkauntərətӕk) noun
an attack in reply to an attack. The enemy made a counter-attack.
verb
to make such an attack (on). Our troops counter-attacked.
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Backs coach Rob Howley would have been pleased the attacking play was much better while Wales were superb in defence, pushing up in midfield to cut off the options open to Scotland playmaker Finn Russell and having an organised chase to stop dangerous counter-attacker Stuart Hogg running from deep.
Another reason for the coach of Paris' satisfaction is the way Paris has finally managed to win a game in the role of counter-attacker.
In the popular imagination, Ronaldo is a counter-attacker - a sprinter-finisher; but at 32, and against an iron Juve rearguard, he blended his lethal finishing with added movement and calculation.
A brilliant counter-attacker who would light up any back division, but will Welshman Leigh Halfpenny's prolific goalkicking edge it in selection?
SCOTLAND Stuart Hogg 7 Australia always had to keep a close eye on Scotland's most dangerous counter-attacker.
Even then, Murphy would have been aware that Selby is a fearsome counter-attacker and he pulled out two frames in quick succession, making a 120 break in the process.
A fearless counter-attacker to his core, I must admit I never felt the slender runner had the physical attiributes to push on to the professional level even after he had shone for England Students.
Like Muhand in the ring she is a thinker, a counter-attacker in the ring and a black stripe belt.
au, Haddin was given plenty of praise for an amazing series that has included half-centuries in the first innings of each of the five Tests, with former England captain Geoffrey Boycott mentioning in The Telegraph his disbelief of the fields set and the length bowled to Australia's regal counter-attacker.
Prior is a counter-attacker by nature, and believes England will be best served collectively by that same method.
Foden is a prime counter-attacker and we have to close him down at every opportunity so he does not get up a head of steam.
He is great in the air, he's a good counter-attacker and one of the best in the game.