campeador


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campeador

(ˌkæmpɪəˈdɔː)
n
a champion
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The history records that Sancho did not sleep that afternoon, but in order to keep his word came, before he had well done dinner, to visit the duchess, who, finding enjoyment in listening to him, made him sit down beside her on a low seat, though Sancho, out of pure good breeding, wanted not to sit down; the duchess, however, told him he was to sit down as governor and talk as squire, as in both respects he was worthy of even the chair of the Cid Ruy Diaz the Campeador.
Topping the weights for the €100,000 contest is the Elliott-trained Campeador and this season's leading trainer could also call upon recent Limerick Grade 3 winner Duca De Thaix, the exciting four-year-old Mitchouka and Ben Dundee.
Mullins (left) has entered Bleu Et Rouge, Karalee, Lagostovegas, Meri Devie, Sandsend and Voix Du Reve while Elliott will choose from Ben Dundee, Campeador, Duca Du Thaix and Veinard.
He'll need to be against the likes of Jezki, Campeador and Nicols Canyon.
There will surely be better to come from the former dual Cheltenham winner but he should still be too strong for Campeador.
He had fought for the Moors for several years and the name El Cid is believed to have an Arabic origin: to the Christians for whom he fought in later life he was El Campeador.
El homenaje luctuoso que le rindio el pueblo de Cuba y numerosos dirigentes del mundo a Fidel Castro constituye una esperanza de que, como el Cid Campeador, a pesar de su muerte, vuelva a ganar una batalla mas el comandante Castro.
Como el Cid Campeador, seguia ganando batallas despues de muerto.
Nuevamente en 1933, en el mes de diciembre, Manuel Tellez redacto un recuento de la Obra Asistencial del Partido Fascista, la que entre muchas otras funciones, dijo en sintonia con el anticatolicismo campeador en los circulos de gobierno mexicanos, tenia la de ayudar a los desempleados sin hacerlos sentir la ayuda bajo la "forma de la caridad cristiana que rebaja tanto al individuo".
There was still plenty to play for at the final flight where Voix De Reve and Campeador fell independently when looking to have a major say in the finish.
The progressive Rock The Kasbah should give us a good run for our money in the fiercely competitive coral cup, while campeador is expected to go well in the Fred Winter