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Synonyms for match-up

the pairing of people or things as for comparison or competition


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If further match-ups are to follow then Mayweather-McGregor will need to be considered a success, but amid David Haye, Tony Bellew and others being linked to them, the 29-year-old McGregor said: "Criss-cross will happen a lot.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Korean mobile games leader Com2uS is thrilled to announce over 200 million online match-ups in their wildly successful Homerun Battle 3D
The Bears have lost 7 of the last 8 match-ups in the rivalry however.
The "Buzz Index" Measures the Top 5 Most Popular NFL Match-Ups According to Sales Data from Ticketmaster
Except for close second and third sets in separate matches for David Ferrer and Novak Djokovic, the top seeds had little trouble in their respective third round match-ups in the men's singles competition of the 2014 Australian Open.
Widgets, Groople's College Football Countdown widget allows college football fans to countdown to their favorite match-ups and rivalry games throughout the season.
In huddle terminology, this would mean "#1 press, three-quarter court, fall back to our match-ups, no foolish fouls.
As part of its ongoing coverage, Fox Soccer Channel will feature a broad selection of high-profile match-ups each week, including 17 Monday match-ups and a number of mid-week clashes in addition to its regular weekend time slots.
This double-header -- especially the match-up with FC Barcelona and Chivas Guadalajara, is a major highlight of our season coverage," said Mark Cuban, President and Co-founder of HDNet.
Eight open congressional seats are drawing much of the attention, but there's plenty of other notable match-ups.
The second-placed Tottenham put out an impressive performance during the season; the Spurs have gone undefeated for 13 games out of the last league's 16 match-ups and qualified for the Champions League's upcoming season.
Of course this is just speculation but some nice match-ups.
HM's Cup 1st round match-ups (to be played on November 17, 18, 19): Al Wusta vs Jalan, Rustaq vs Al Nahdha, Saham vs Bidiya, Al Arouba vs Bausher, Salalah vs Al Hamra, Muscat vs Al Bahla, Ahli-Sidab vs Al Mudhaibi, Yanqul vs Suwaiq, Majees vs Oman, Sur vs Al Salam, Sohar vs Mirbat, Al Musannah vs Al Khabourah, Fanja vs Al Ittihad, Nizwa vs Al Ittifaq, Dhofar vs Seeb, Al Nasr vs Al Shabab.
THE match-ups will rotate to an extent but when O'Shea goes inside at times, McMahon is normally the man to mark him.