giant-killer

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giant-killer

[ˈdʒaɪəntˌkɪləʳ] N (Sport) → matagigantes m inv equipo que vence a otro muy superior
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I could not avoid thinking that I had fallen in with a greatly traduced people, and I moralized not a little upon the disadvantage of having a bad name, which in this instance had given a tribe of savages, who were as pacific as so many lambkins, the reputation of a confederacy of giant-killers.
FAW TROPHY GIANT-killers Aberffraw and Cefn Mawr Rangers have both landed home ties in the last 32 of the FAW Trophy.
Moors, who booked their place in the competition proper for the first time after Saturday's 3-1 win against Kettering Town, will face a Glovers side who lie 15th in League Two but who have one of the most impressive records as giant-killers in their non-league days.
Rovers, Middle 8's specialists after topping the table with seven wins in 2015, entertain Championship giant-killers, Leigh, next time out.
STRANRAER boss Stevie Aitken wants a win in Inverness to add his side to this season's list of Scottish Cup giant-killers.
ESPN will also televise the meeting between League II promotion hopefuls Cheltenham or non-league side and famed FA Cup giant-killers Hereford against Everton on Monday, January 7 (7.
The other semi-final pits giant-killers James Blake and Jarkko Nieminen against one another.
Cymru Alliance leaders Gap Connah's Quay were also giant-killers as they won 3-2 at Carmarthen after extra time.
We are never favourites, but we can be giant-killers.
But then, looking at the resources available to us, we will need to be giant-killers for 38 games this season.
Afan Lido face a tough test as they travel to this season's giant-killers, AFC Porth.
The youngsters make their bow in the tournament on Monday night against the giant-killers who overcame Macclesfield Town to earn a night out at Goodison Park.