gutsy

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Synonyms for gutsy

marked by courage and determination in the face of difficulties or danger

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Trailing 9-5 he answered back gutsily and was just the final black away from a 147 in the 25th frame.
What they say Jock Bennett, assistant to Mark Johnston, trainer of Becausewecan "He won last time at Newmarket when stepped up to a mile and a half and did it very gutsily.
But, as befits a hard Yorkshireman back on home soil (half-frozen though it was), Geoff Horsfield responded gutsily to his dropping from the Blues side that came from two down on Saturday to draw with Wolves by coming off the bench to seal victory.
After gutsily winning on his comeback in a Grade 2 at Newbury, when notching a career-high RPR of 170, he simply must be transferred on to those lists without him.
He missed and Eccles stepped in, gutsily winning the fourth, fifth and sixth sets in the deciding leg and then completed a stunning victory with a 56 out shot.
The last of those 36 fights was ended one minute and 54 seconds into the tenth round and perhaps a touch prematurely after his first knockdown, given how gutsily McCracken had fought.
The Prague Chamber Choir sings gutsily, and Gianluigi Gelmetti conducts an ORT Orchestra della Toscana fully alert to the composer's nuances and textures; it is revealing and appropriate to find the percussively pearly tones of a fortepiano supporting recitatives rather than a twangily nasal harpsichord.
However, the surface is riding deep after its summer immersion under freak floods and this aided Kylkenny, who stuck to his task gutsily in the straight and got to Marsam inside the final furlong to secure a 16th victory at the track.
It was down to ring-rust that he lost his title to Beyer in October, being floored three times by the German early on, only to battle back so gutsily over the final third of the fight that he would almost certainly have stopped him had it gone on a further three rounds, .
True, they went down gutsily to Werder Bremen last week - though Bremen seemed to take their foot off the gas - but the suspension of midfielder Alexander Voigt, an injury to top scorer Andrej Voronin and several other absentees leaves Cologne even more vulnerable than usual.
He comes sparkily, gutsily alive in Pelecanos' prose, which manages to be simultaneously generic, almost pastiche-like and wholly original.
While Tiger Woods was labouring to a share of 29th place, his worst strokeplay finish since the 1999 Bay Hill Invitational, Pod was gutsily defending a two-shot overnight lead.
The involved lead guitar spirals flashback to psychedelic era San Francisco, the synth keyboards impress with some gutsily authentic piano and Hammond organ sounds, while the bass and drums rhythm team must spend all its time in the gym.
He followed up by gutsily withstanding a fine fightback from Roland Scholten before tearing Big Cliff Lazarenko to pieces with a consummate display yesterday.