swallow dive


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a dive in which the diver arches the back with arms outstretched before entering the water

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NO FLY ZONE: Ashton's swallow dive has not been seen since the World Cup CLEAN UP: Coach Stuart Lancaster Down in dumps If England's Chris Ashton fails to score against France today then it will be five Tests without a try
Williams ripped the ball off Courtney Lawes on the half-way line, chipped ahead and regathered to score with a swallow dive.
However, Wales managed that 10-minute spell effectively, drew themselves level at 12-12 with two more Leigh Halfpenny penalties and then Scott Williams won the game, ripping the ball off Courtney Lawes on the half-way line, chipping ahead and regathering to score with a swallow dive.
5-4 ten to 12, 2 seven to nine, 11-4 13 to 15, 12 four to six, 100 one to three; specials: 2 Ashton swallow dive celebration, 8 North to score a brace, 14 Ashton to score hat-trick, 25 North to score hat-trick.
He can do what he wants against Ireland in the following game but I don't want to see him do the swallow dive against Scotland.
1970), and novels (The Chorus, 1915 and The Swallow Dive, 1921) and was the literary editor of the News Chronicle for many years.
Andre Gray, the player whose swallow dive earned Burnley their 58th-minute penalty, was not talking.
Ormsby took his tries well, particularly his third effort which came after a spectacular swallow dive into the left corner.
ASH THE SPLASH: England winger Chris Ashton produces his customary swallow dive as he scores a try.
Ashton then got himself on the scoresheet, running in one long-range effort - complete with trademark swallow dive - and one from close range for his first tries in six games.
Not that he has any plans to emulate Ashton's elaborate try-scoring swallow dive.
Ashton has scored six tries in three games and celebrated most of them with his infamous swallow dive but one of his young fans landed himself in hospital trying to impersonate his idol.
England's back three of Ashton, Ben Foden and Mark Cueto are just a few of the players Steadman earmarked as capable of punishing Scotland, and Steadman hopes not to see the former Wigan rugby league ace's swallow dive celebration on Sunday.