knockout punch

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Synonyms for knockout punch

a hard punch that renders the opponent unable to continue boxing

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McEwan, who admits he may move down to light-middleweight as he tries to find a knockout punch, insists he will use the defeat against Lee to inspire his comeback.
WALES 19 IRELAND 13 MIKE PHILLIPS celebrated his 50th Welsh cap with a controversial knockout punch that left Ireland on the canvas.
Obviously referring to how he finally gave a knockout punch to Uddhav after years of being relegated in the Sena.
The boys are like prizefighters ready to inflict a knockout punch.
Over to Jason: "I have used this phrase in a positive sense several times and you know that in boxing, for instance, it's a phrase for a knockout punch, a winning blow.
SOUTH Africa are feeling the pressure but remain confident they can at last land the knockout punch on England - at the third attempt.
RUGBY UNION: Australia may suffer a knockout punch with the news that Rocky Elsom is unlikely to be fit enough to travel with the side to face South Africa later this month.
But he still believes he can deliver a knockout punch for them.
Josh Jenkins scored the knockout punch by making the second of two free throws with 18 seconds left to give Northridge an 88-84 lead, and UC Santa Barbara missed several 3-pointers.
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Knockout' personifies a knockout punch of the greatest of heavyweights, but only in the art world spectrum," Protsouk says.
Bonin will be the heavier man, but Haye has a height and reach advantage, and recent displays suggest he is learning to pick his shots and wear fighters down rather than look for the knockout punch every time.
According to Draut, the combination of skyrocketing tuition, housing, and health care costs; stagnant student aid and salaries; and diminishing benefits and pensions delivers a knockout punch to the dreams and aspirations of many young people hoping to climb the educational ladder to adulthood and financial independence.
We were fortunate to come up with the knockout punch.
A few days before John Kerry delivered his Super Tuesday knockout punch to John Edwards, I stopped by Schaitberger's downtown Washington office to see how he was feeling about his charmed standing.