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Synonyms for grappling

the act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat

the sport of hand-to-hand struggle between unarmed contestants who try to throw each other down

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Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh) [India], September 3 ( ANI ): Three days after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Bareilly district president Ravindra Singh Rathore went missing, the police are still grappling for clues, which can help them to find him.
And so I love sparing and grappling and all that physical stuff.
Ha varias formas de ensino e a utilizacao de atividades ludicas se mostra como alternativa favoravel no processo de ensino do Submission Grappling.
The Asia-Oceania Grappling Championship was held for the first time, and was the selection tour for the Grappling Championship 2015 which will be held in Brazil.
It is time to now deal with grappling and holding in the penalty area," he wrote in his column for the Daily Mail on Monday.
BJJ is a grappling martial arts with origins tracing back to Japanese Jujitsu.
Grapple Nation is one of the largest grappling competitions in the North of England with a range of divisions for both male and female competitors of varying experience levels.
But speaking ahead of tonight's welterweight clash, he claimed that his striking ability has now surpassed his grappling prowess.
If they think grappling is okay, then they need to tell us all because then we will all do it and make it harder for people to move or run in the box.
Six members of the academy entered Ground Control at the NEC, one of the countries biggest grappling competitions, under the supervision of their Brazilian Jiu Jitsu coach Valerio Sousa and came away with one gold medal and two silver medals.
Summary: TOKYO, Rabi Al-Akhir 28, 1432, April 02, 2011, SPA -- Japan&'s prime minister made his first visit to the country&'s tsunami-devastated region on Saturday and entered a nuclear exclusion zone to meet workers grappling to end the worst nuclear crisis since Chernobyl.
com)-- MMA Applications and Texas MMA Shop announce the release of "MMA Grappling - Side Control" taught by 4 x Brazilian Jiu Jitsu World Champion Bruno Bastos to add to its growing portfolio of video based instructional Apps for Mixed Martial Arts.
Insp Phil Ounsley took gold at a national submission grappling tournament.
From grappling elephants to Siberian tigers tearing into each other in the snow, the images capture some of wildlife's most brutal battles.
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