call to battle


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a rallying term used by proponents of a cause

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25), since he finished third to Call To Battle at the Curragh last month and two and three-quarter lengths ahead of Takar who was fourth.
Call To Battle looks aptly named after this success at the expense of game runner-up Alla Speranza, Oxx adding: "He stays well and is from a fine family.
Call To Battle followed-up a maiden win at the Curragh after battling tenaciously to foil Ala Speranza in the listed Eyrefield Stakes.
CALL TO BATTLE KinG'S Best colt, trained by John Oxx, caught the eye when finishing sixth (beaten six lengths) to better-fancied stable-companion akeed Mofeed on debut in Gowran.
Trainer John Oxx said: "As well as Little White Cloud in the Derby, we will probably run Call To Battle in the Curragh Cup and Harasiya may run in the Pretty Polly Stakes.
There was only one other defection, John Oxx's Call To Battle, but the Currabeg trainer will still have two runners in the race.
JOHN OXX confirmed yesterday that he'll be doubly-represented in Saturday's Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby, with Johnny Murtagh set to partner Born To Sea and longshot Call To Battle forced to miss the race due to a foot abscess.
Akeed Mofeed, not seen since finishing second in the Beresford Stakes at two, and Chester Vase third Call To Battle are his other entries.
His third to Call To Battle here in October - where he had five subsequent winners behind him - was a good run and could see him overcome Warwick Avenue, who disappointed on his only outing last year.
IRISH raiders Call To Battle and David Livingston feature among just five declared runners in tomorrow's MBNA Chester Vase.
It's never as satisfying as a morally pure call to battle.
When the Sutton Minutemen answered the call to battle in April 1775, it was delivered in code, in a wave of church bells and musket fire that was passed from town to town, touched off by Paul Revere's famous ride.
Hamas says Al-Deif's call to battle is part of a new book glorifying comrades killed in fighting with Israel.
ANGRY campaigners who feel besieged by developers made a rallying call to battle on against "garden grabbers" at a hastily-arranged public meeting.
Though no one knew when "zero hour" or "D-Day" would arrive, Sailors, like those shown here, were ready to answer the call to battle.