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attempting to or designed to prevent an opponent from winning or scoring

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Big test: The women's volleyball team faces its biggest challenge of the season tonight when the Mustangs play at top-ranked and defending national champion Fresno Pacific.
The Wolverines open their season Tuesday against defending Div.
Credit where it's due: Tisdale, the defending Foothill League champion in the 100 and 200, gave credit to Canyon sophomore Duante Davis for his surprising upset of Tisdale at the Royal Twilight Classic two weeks ago.
Bicks of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, who won the biggest defense verdict of 2004- 6 billion dollars - Defending a Company in a Punitive Damages Case describes the key strategic issues in a punitive damages case and how to develop a game plan to defeat punitive damages all together.
We are aggressively defending Terri's Law and are representing members of Congress in its defense.
But after the Patriots of Van Nuys started the meet with three quick pins to stake an 18-point lead, defending City Section champion San Fernando roared back to win 51-27 at home.
This prompt protection demonstrates how cooperation between security companies, as well as a dual focus on intelligence and technology, is the best approach to defending against emerging threats," said Michael Sutton, director of iDEFENSE's vulnerability research.
The showing gave Canyon, the nation's second-ranked team, a 72-127 victory over Long Beach Poly and its fourth victory of the season over the five-time section and defending state champion.
Manion, Senior Counsel of the ACLJ, which served as co-counsel with the Thomas More Law Center in defending the display.
The Golden League defending champion Lancaster boys and the Quartz Hill girls should not be challenged in today's second Golden League meet at Rancho Vista.
The ACLJ said it is making an offer to assist in defending the seals because the ACLJ believes such symbols are constitutional and that the ACLU should not go unchecked in its effort to re-write history.
Razzaq discussed the difficult nature of the task the bowlers were faced with when defending such a low total.
By defending PAB, De Lima said people could also honor and defend revolutionary newspapers and heroes before.
Erol Rizaov in Utrinski vesnik directly addresses the one who is behind VMRO-DPMNE's manifesto demanding him to stand tall and show his identity for his shameless words put on this document for defending outlaws.