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start a game by a face-off


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At Karuturi grounds, Nairobi Stima and FC Talanta clash as former Kenya Premier League sides Nairobi City Stars and Ushuru face off at Camp Toyoyo in Jericho.
Melbourne [Australia], Jan 27 ( ANI ): The top two seeds, Simona Halep and Caroline Wozniacki will face off in the Australian Open women's singles final on Saturday to win a first Grand Slam title.
Obtaining 501(c)(3) tax exempt status is a major milestone for Face Off With Cancer," remarked President and Co-founder Ryan King.
Moncef Marzouki and Beji Caid Essebsi will face off on December 21 in Tunisia's second round of presidential voting to decide who leads the nation that sparked the Arab Spring.
The following day Friday, at the OAC 3 in a H division game Times of Oman face off against Attic Outdoors followed by a F division match between Arabian Ind.
secretary of state's office, three candidates are on the ballot for the Worcester County sheriff's job, which incumbent Guy Glodis decided not to run for, choosing instead to throw his hat in the ring for auditor: Two Democrats will face off on Sept.
It's very clear from the reaction that our supporters really didn't want to see the face off time moved earlier," said Blaze chairman, Andy Buxton.
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In Blitz's engrossing, nail-biting, and wonderfully sympathetic film we watch Angela, April, Ashley, Emily, Harry, Napur, Nell, and Ted prepare for the event by pouring over dictionaries until their pupils dilate, and then stand helplessly (and hopefully) in the wings as they face off against 250 others and a bag of impossible words.
William Forsythe's Ballett Frankfurt makes its final appearance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music's Next Wave Festival September 30-October 4, before disbanding next summer due to cost-cutting measures by the city of Frankfurt (see "Frankfurt and Forsythe Face Off," News, DANCE MAGAZINE, September 2002, page 19).
Having "entertainers" face off against flag-waving generals might be good theater, but it adds little to a reasoned debate on the issues that the Iraq situation warrants.
Will there be a passing of the torch when rising star Mac Belo and veteran Santos face off for the first time?