Sportling

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Sport´ling

    (~lĭng)
n.1.A little person or creature engaged in sports or in play.
When again the lambkins play -
Pretty sportlings, full of May.
- Philips.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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British bookmakers Sky Bet introduced the winner into the betting for the 2000 Guineas at 16/1, pushing Ivawood out to 12s (from 7s) and the firm's Racing PR Manager Michael Shinners said in Sportling Life.: "This was a big step up in class for the son of Oasis Dream and I was impressed how well he battled to get the better of Ivawood.
1ST LEG RESULT: 7-10 Everton; 19-5 Sportling Lisbon; 12-5 Draw.
EVERTON: Howard, Neville, Senderos, Distin, Baines; Donovan, Osman, Arteta, Pienaar; Cahill, Saha SPORTING LISBON: Patricio, Abel, Carrico, Tonel, Grimi, Izmailov, Moutinho, Mendes, Veloso, Saliero, Liedson 1ST LEG RESULT: 7-10 Everton; 19-5 Sportling Lisbon; 12-5 Draw.