bragging rights


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bragging rights

pl n
notional privileges that are gained by defeating a close rival
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Moores blasted five sixes in his 19-ball knock of 44 but the local bragging rights were already on their way back to Leicester.
Kariobangi Sharks claimed the bragging rights in the Slum derby after a 3-2 win over Mathare United in their SportPesa Premier League match at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani on Wednesday.Eric Kapaito and Duke Abuya gave Sharks at 2-0 lead at the break before Clifford Alwanga pulled one back for Mathare two minutes after the restart.
However, the Dunfermline striker admits he may struggle to reclaim the bragging rights after Connor made a stunning Edinburgh derby debut for Hearts last weekend.
NATHAN JONES admits Ballynahinch Olympic had to dig deep to earn the "bragging rights" in their Clarence Cup derby against Kilmore.
We ex players and supporters understand that on this occasion Wales won so the English fans have lost the bragging rights. But it comes around.
Winning this show would give the top singer some major bragging rights and go a long way in proving their case about their talents.
The village side will firstfoot the Buddies in Division Two as they battle it out for the bragging rights.
Ross Fisher admits he's itching for a first Scottish Cup winners' medal today - and the bragging rights over his missus' side of the family.
Makwala currently holds the 400m Diamond League bragging rights after winning the 2017 edition held in Weltklasse Zrich, clocking a time of 43.95.
The United Schools Cup tournament kicked-off another exciting year as local youngsters try to earn bragging rights in Monklands.
Summary: Baker has won the bragging rights as far as cricket is concerned
By GREGG EVANS gregg.evans@trinitymirror.com ALBERT Adomah is desperate to keep hold of the bragging rights but has his own personal mission to achieve first.