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fighting top

n
(Nautical Terms) one of the gun platforms on the lower masts of sailing men-of-war, used in attacking the crew of an enemy ship with swivel guns and muskets
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He's real pumped up and confident in all of his predictions and stuff, but it's like look at your lineup and then look at my lineup, I've been fighting top five guys at lightweight and welterweight (for) the last nine years," he said.
India's PV Sindhu went down in the semifinals after relentlessly fighting top seed Shixian Wang of China in the Asian Badminton Championship on Saturday.
The situation of a weak and under-legitimised government seeking to impose control over a myriad of militias fighting top retain their military power and geographic autonomy, does not bode well for the transition of Libya.
far Branches at: Gorseinon, Swansea, Cardiff, Bridgend, Haverfordwest, Shrewsbury &Newport "It's never easy because remaining undefeated and fighting top guys is hard work, especially when you are European, British and Commonwealth champion because you have people gunning for you.
Gray water can be collected, treated and used for irrigation, cleaning, fire fighting top up, or for toilet flushing, according to the study.
In just five days, the State Agency for National Security (SANS) has turned from the country's most esteemed special service, fighting top level corruption, into one perceived to be hostage to personal conflicts and alleged ties to organised crime.
Each fighting top is powered by magical beasts which battle in a special stadium.
I'm used to fighting top level amateurs but Matt has come from a different background, but that is good because he is so unorthodox.
Every fight is a big fight for me, I'm fighting top 10 guys, and so I need the best guys with me all the way through.
He said: "I received an unexpected call from my manager Errol Johnson asking if I fancied fighting top of the bill on Sky tv for the British title.