tug-of-war


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tug-of-war

a contest in which two people or teams pull opposite ends of a rope in an attempt to drag the opposition over a central line
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The police shared videos and pictures on Twitter showing Shaikh Mansoor Bin Mohammad joining a tug-of-war within the Dubai Fitness Challenge carnival in Dubai.
Over the last 30 years the tug-of-war has raised over PS3 million to fund vital Macmillan services for people affected by cancer.
Unfortunately, much of today's healthcare ecosystem's tug-of-war pits saving money against patient care, which has many within the space concerned and feeling they have no choice.
But what really had gym members buzzing was the ultimate tug-of-war team challenge in which 18 muscly men took sides and were literally shown the ropes.
The quirkiest event was possibly tug-of-war, the same game many of today's athletes probably played when they were in first grade.
THESE century-old photos show how a Liverpool police team won a bronze medal in the tug-of-war at the 1908 Olympic Games.
HEART of England School captured the spirit of Carers Week by organising a fun tug-of-war.
TUG-of-war organisers are hoping to pull in the crowds with the national indoor championships in Sandwell today.
London, Mar 9 (ANI): Dogs can know what other canines mean when they growl- right from a rumble that says "back off" to playful snarls made in a tug-of-war game.
Fleet and Industrial Supply Center Yokosuka (FISCY), Defense Distribution Center Yokosuka Japan (DDYJ) and the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) competed in events such as soccer, softball, volleyball and tug-of-war during the annual U.
2 : a struggle to win <The racers were in a tug-of-war for the championship.