hard-fought


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requiring great effort

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TJFA Under-11s Division One Grangetown 2 21st Allstars 1 GRANGETOWN earned a hard-fought win over one of their title rivals.
BEIRUT: Rony Fahed scored a two-pointer on the buzzer to lead Champville to a hard-fought 79-77 victory in overtime against Homenetmen in a postponed game from round three of the Lebanese Basketball League in Dik El Mehdi Monday.
HARD FOUGHT: Real SoSoBad after their hard-fought victory in the Monday League
Rhyader Town also enjoyed an away triumph in another hard-fought encounter at Llandudno, who opened the scoring with a finely-struck effort by Lee Thomas after three minutes.
Giroud's 11th goal of the season sealed Arsenal's return to the top after a hard-fought 1-0 win at Newcastle.
Top seed Julian Ocleppo of Italy eased past Yemen's Amer Mohammad Abdo 6-1, 6-2 to set up a meeting with fifth seed Alexey Prokopchuk from Ukraine, who earned a hard-fought 2-6, 7-6 (6), 6-0 win over UAE-based Kareem Allaf of Syria.
The category is hard-fought - as the "north region" covers agents across Yorkshire, Lancashire and all areas to the borders of Scotland and the Midlands.
2 Delighted Stenny gaffer Davie Irons praised his side's battling qualities after a hard-fought win at Station Park.
In a hard-fought game, Ross MacKeney netted for Embleton, but two Neil Jefferson finishes and a Craig Grieve effort gave Belford the points to keep them in touch at the top of the table.
THE spat between London and Edinburgh this week looks set to be the start of what will be a hard-fought battle over the future of the United Kingdom.
This was a hard-fought battle for Republicans and we congratulate all of the Republican state Senators who were victorious in holding onto the state Senate.
WILL POWER Venus on her way to a hard-fought victory
NEWBRIDGE extended their lead at the top of Swalec Division One East with a hard-fought 12-6 win over Llanharan.
EAST Riffa put an end to their miserable losing start with a hard-fought 3-2 win over previously unbeaten Dar Kulaib last night in the Bahrain Premier Division Volleyball League, being held at Juffair Youth Centre.
Summary: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admitted Jack Wilshere deserved his red card in a hard-fought 2-1 win over Birmingham.