rough stuff


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rough stuff

n
informal violence
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"That's rough stuff, and all you can get back for it is rough stuff.
There's goin' to be rough stuff down there in a minute."
Organized by Rough Stuff Entertainment, this pocket stage is headlined by Kjwan, Razorback, and Basti Artadi.
But on the rough stuff it's excellent, putting the power exactly where it's needed, helped by the big, nobbly tyres which dig into any surface with confidence.
JON MCLAUGHLIN No chance with the goal, otherwise OK 6 LUKE O'NIEN On the end of some rough stuff on his return to Adams Park 6 TOM FLANAGAN Struggled against Samuel, hit the bar at the other end, but went off injured 5 JIMMY DUNNE Not his best game but improved after the break 5 REECE JAMES A tough afternoon and went off at half-time 6 LEWIS MORGAN Worked hard but gave the ball away for the goal 5 LEE CATTERMOLE Not at his best 5 GRANT LEADBITTER His strike led to the equaliser 6 AIDEN MCGEADY A couple of good touches but quiet by his standards 5 GEORGE HONEYMAN Red card in dugout brawl could cost him a cup final place 5 WILL GRIGG Received little service 5 SUBSTITUTES ADAM MATTHEWS ...............
JON MCLAUGHLIN 6 No chance with the goal, otherwise OK LUKE O'NIEN6 On the end of some rough stuff on his return to Adams Park TOM FLANAGAN5 Struggled against Samuel, hit the bar at the other end, but went off injured JIMMY DUNNE5 Not his best game but improved after the break REECE JAMES 6 A tough afternoon and went off at halftime LEWIS MORGAN5 Worked hard but gave the ball away for the goal LEE CATTERMOLE5 Not at his best GRAND LEADBITTER 6 His strike led to the equaliser AIDEN MCGEADY 5 A couple of good touches but quiet by his standards GEORGE HONEYMAN 5 Red card in dugout brawl could cost him a cup final place WILL GRIGG 5 Received little service SUBSTITUTIONS ADAM MATTHEWS 6 For James, 46.
It was within the rules to shoulderbarge them over the goal-line - and forwards dished out plenty of rough stuff.
But even though many sides resorted to dishing out some rough stuff in the World Cup - prompting accusations the striker was a diver cheat - Klopp defended the Samba star (right), and explained he won't be targeted for a kicking.
A World War 2-era machine would not have been up to the task, so three TR6Rs were aged to look the part and used for the rough stuff.
But Ratcliffe, Everton's captain in the club's golden 1980s era, insists it's still a far cry from the rough stuff dished out in those days by hardmen, including Graeme Souness, Jimmy Case, Vinny Jones and Mick Harford.
TBut out on the open road, this one is hard to live with because of the tough 4x4 suspension needed to keep them going in the rough stuff - which, incidentally, they are more than capable of handling.
Engage the all-wheel-drive system, take it "soft-roading" and it copes excellently with the rough stuff.