goalpost


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one of a pair of posts (usually joined by a crossbar) that are set up as a goal at each end of a playing field

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Wasps would go on to beat Leicester that year's Premiership final, but few who were at Kingston Park on that windswept Friday will ever forget the night the goalpost snapped.
It is believed the incident was the result of a bid to claim the record for having climbed the highest goalposts in Great Britain.
But the pegs were not being used and the goalposts, which needed up to six men to carry them, fell on Casey.
Senator Clinton's apparent moving of the goalposts with her claim that
The reason for this paradox, of course, is that Mr Brown moved the goalposts.
As one person climbed on the horizontal header of the 600-pound steel goalpost, the goalpost tipped forward and struck the head of the 16-year-old, who was hanging from the header, and rendered him unconscious.
Invitation to Bid: Furnish & install football goalposts
The hearing was told Casey tried to get his foot free but accidentally pulled the heavy metal goalpost down onto him.
Summary: The family of a 12 year-old boy who died after a football goalpost fell on his neck, have demanded to find out why it happened.
A BOY of 12 died after being hit by a falling goalpost during a game of football.
But maybe Hughes will take solace from GOALPOST football expert Seamus Moynihan who doesn't believe the Dubs will have it all their own way at Croker.
Billingham Rangers Junior Football Club's Under-7s and Under-8s had to borrow a mini goalpost after theirs was taken.
Andrew was just 10-years-old when he was killed by a falling goalpost during a summer camp in 2004.
The school was awarded the new posts as part of the FF's Goalpost Safety Scheme.
About six minutes before, Cechmanek received some help when a Chicago shot went off the goalpost and then Kings defenseman Aaron Miller cleared a puck, that had gotten behind Cechmanek, out of the crease.