swallow dive

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swallow dive

a type of dive in which the diver arches back while in the air, keeping his legs straight and together and his arms oustretched, finally entering the water headfirst
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It wasn't just the Carl Robinson piledriver which rebounded off the post and back into the path of a grateful Foley for Wolves' 21st minute opener, or the highly dubious "Claridge" from the swallow-diving Richards to earn Keith Curle's clinching penalty a quarter of an hour later.
CHRIS ASHTON has been told he can carry on swallow-diving - as long as it does not wind up England's opponents.
Croft admits Leicester must keep close tabs on the swallow-diving sensation, but insists they can "nullify" his threat.