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Synonyms for drop-kick

make the point after a touchdown with a dropkick

drop and kick (a ball) as it touches the ground, as for a field goal

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That's me," he said, pointing at the photograph of his winning drop kick in the 1995 World Cup Final.
Paul Grayson, who landed all Northampton's 24 points with seven penalties and a drop kick, said: "The boot was working well today.
I thought the game was gone but I wanted the drop kick chance early as I didn't want to go through eighteen phases.
Newly-formed Mirfield Stags have launched the club's very own real ale, suitably called Drop Kick.
First blood to football and again Magennis came out on top in the crossbar challenge when the boys had to drop kick a rugby ball and try to hit the bar from 30 yards.
Equip Includes Isuzu Drop Kick, 52' toro zero turn, 1 toro grandstand 36' and a 36' JD Walk behind, 2 ea.
Chapman's penalty earned Nuns a narrow interval lead, however, and two minutes into the second period the fly-half unleashed a splendid 30-yard drop kick.
EAMON Dunphy got the drop kick on Giovanni Trapattoni yesterday when the RTE pundit enjoyed a press call with three models - while the Republic boss made do with a bloke in a Mr Tayto outfit.
Ireland's Ronan O'Gara converted a drop kick and four penalties, the second of which put him above Jonny Wilkinson as the competition's top scorer.
It was the first drop kick in an NFL game since 1941
And that's why Ian Robertson's epic description of Jonny Wilkinson's world cup winning drop kick for England's rugby side should be held up there as a masterpiece.
Warrington managed three tries, a penalty and the crucial drop kick Ali Baker went in twice for Wirral and Stu Hughes once with Colin Davies managing a pen-alty in a very close affair.
In each programme, the Newcastle Falcons star will coach a different group of boys and girls, teaching them some of his rugby skills, including how to perform his World Cup winning drop kick.
Fletcher restored the home lead with a 40-yard penalty, but Macclesfield took a 12-10 interval lead after they seized the loose ball when Newell had a drop kick charged down, and winger Mike Burgess went over in the corner.