In rugby, a side often has to play with reduced numbers which increases hugely the risk of injury because of the increased effort required to defend; most telling of all, which Pano-rama did not touch on, the American game, due to its physical and attritional
demands, is played for only five months of the year - and just one game a week .
It's going to be very attritional
and you're going to have to scrap and fight and do what you can to get out of it.
The Spaniard, who reached the semi-finals twice at Melbourne Park, braved temperatures of 42 degrees Celsius on the Rod Laver Arena and wore down Laver with his trademark brand of attritional
tennis within two hours and 12 minutes.
Root's strike rate of just under 37 was bettered - just - by Kevin Pietersen as he made 50 but was in excess of any other England batsman in the innings thus far on an attritional
Coming in to this match, both sides had been scoring freely so it was something of a surprise that this was largely an attritional
Summary: A 10-man Chelsea pulled off a remarkable feat of attritional
football to win 3-2 on aggregate (2-2 on the night) against Barcelona.
It's going to be attritional
cricket for five days," he added.
Cardiff worked tirelessly to carve out only a handful of chances over the course of 90 attritional
minutes at the Cardiff City Stadium.
second half lacked clear-cut opportunities but Jarvis' second penalty after 56 minutes put Connacht further ahead and they held on to win their first game of the new season.
But limited-overs star Morgan showed he has the temperament to succeed in the longer format as he followed Collingwood's lead in a period of attritional
, defensive cricket before freeing his arms to bring up his century with a big straight six.
JONJO O'NEILL'S Synchronised could be allowed to bid for further National glory next month after recording a battling success in an attritional
John Smith's Midlands Grand National at Uttoxeter.
GhanaAAEs numerical disadvantage handed their opponents the initiative after an attritional
first 45 minutes and Brazil dominated the second half.