jinking


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jinking

A defensive maneuver against an attacker who is sitting on the defender's tail within the gun range. It is a series of random turns, skids, pitch-ups, and yaws and the application of positive and negative g to spoil the attacker's aim or weaponfiring solution.
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The Bairns' Mark Roberts grabbed the opener after jinking past two defenders to swerve a low shot past keeper David Mathieson.
But that was forgotten when he took a kick ten metres inside his own half, set off on a jinking run and scored.