A 301 game starts with a fixed score of 301 points.
A corner throw is much like a corner kick in football.
A cross is a power punch.
A free kick is used to restart the game.
A game ends at full-time.
A game of chess may end in stalemate.
A gymnast can perform up to four tumbling lines.
A hand brake turn is a quick way to change direction.
A jab is a fast long range punch.
A match starts with a face-off.
A neck protector prevents neck injuries.
A series of swings on the parallel bars requires great strength and coordination.
A side out is a result of a mistake.
A stick is a part of ice hockey equipment.
A swim-cap allows swimmers to swim faster.
A take down is a way of bringing the opponent to the ground.
A team can only be in possession of the ball for 30 seconds in water polo.
A team playing with fewer skaters is short handed.
A throw is a technique that involves lifting an opponent.
A throw is a way to unbalance your opponent.
All players have to wear shin pads and protective gloves.
An all-seater stadium has seats for all spectators
An injured defender lies in the centre circle.
At least one static strength move is required on the still rings.
At the beginning wrestlers must be weighed-in.
Backstroke is a style of swimming.
Ball under is considered a foul in water polo.
Baseball, soccer, and athletics are among the outdoor sports.
Both teams are on the field.
Boxers use cushioned gloves to protect them from injuries.
Boxers usually use sleeveless T-shirts.
Boxing or taekwondo only allow clinching for a very short time.
Breaststroke is a style of swimming.
Bryant scores from behind the backboard.
Butterfly is a style of swimming.
Can I have a wake-up call?
Can I have my shirts laundered?
Can you fix the water tap?
Can you spell your address, please?
change of direction
check in 30 minutes before the plane takes off
checking from behind
Checking from behind is considered a foul in ice hockey.
Checkmate is one of the endings of the game.
Chess is a board game.
Chess tactics is concerned with gaining advantage through several moves.
Chris is our new defender.
Commercials bring investments into sport.
Coordination is a key aspect of taekwondo.
Could you wash the windshield, it's dirty.
Cross-country skiing belongs to the Nordic disciplines.
Darts, table tennis, and gymnastics are among the indoor sports.
Depending on body mass competitors are divided into weight divisions.
Did you see my elbow pads?
Dirk Nowitzki shoots from the three point line.
Do you know how to execute a leg lock?
Does ice-hockey count as an indoor or outdoor sport?
Domes differ from conventional stadiums by their enclosing roofs.
Don't forget to take your mouth guard.
Double hit is a mistake in volleyball.
Downhill skiers use fixed heel bindings.
Each player has got eight pawns at the beginning.
Each player has sixteen pieces.
FIFA requires all-seaters for the matches.
First, get your right shoulder over the bar.
Floor exercise is performed on a spring floor.
Flop is one of the high jump styles.
Freestyle is a style of swimming.
Freestyle skiing requires special skis.
Freestyle wrestling is practised around the world.
Goggles protect you from chlorine.
Good trainers teach their team sportsmanship
Gymnasts perform swinging and circling on uneven bars.
Harry Greb was a southpaw.
He got caught on the ropes.
He got finished with a pull down to the side.
He is losing weight rapidly.
He lifted 5 more kilos at reattempt.
He made it to the other end with just a few strokes.
He plays at a centre position.
He practices with 30 kg barbell.
He was knocked out in first round.
He was KOed in the third bout.
He was penalized with a yellow card.
He was shown the red flag and had to go.
Hit any key.
Hold shift and press escape.
Holding an opponent's shoulders on the wrestling mat is called a pin.
Holding and pushing are common fouls.
Hooligans present a threat to today's soccer world
I can offer you a discount.
I go to the gym twice a week to increase my endurance.
I have injured my knee.
I often play streetball in the afternoons.
I play darts every Friday.
I saw a police car in my rear-view mirror.
I was exhausted at the end of the race.
I was unarmed.
I would like to ask for compensation.
I would like to change the room.
I'll chase up housekeeping right away.
I'm running short of breath.
I'm sorry for the inconvenience.
I've hit the double top.
Ice hockey is a fast-paced game.
Ice hockey is played with a puck.
Ice hockey players often suffer from concussions.
in an hour
In case of collision, the safety car slows down the race.
In free relay contestants can choose their style.
International Weightlifting Federation
Is that one word?
Is there a dot between David and Brown?
It is a free throw for Boston Celtics.
It is important to estimate the value of the pieces.
It's difficult to run barefoot.
Judges consider form as well.
Jump over the bar and you're the winner.
Kick-off is at 17:30.
Killer is a dart knock-out game.
Large corporations sponsor sport by advertising.
Look at him, he's got big muscles.
Look, your exhaust fell off!
Maintain the proper posture!
Maintain your balance.
Michael Redd is the MVP of the match.
Mind your hip.
(most valuable player)
My lawnmower has three horse powers.
My left fender got bent in the crash.
My motorbike has air-oil suspension.
No, it's one word.
Offence consists of one centre and two wingers.
Olympic lifting consists of two disciplines.
One of the newest F1 circuits is in Dubai.
One of the penalties is disqualification.
one way ticket
Our fans are very loud.
Our taxi hasn't arrived.
Our team improves every match.
Our wrestling store distributes the best equipment available.
Overhand service is more difficult.
Pass the ball to the left.
Passing lane is an open space which allows a players to pass the ball.
Players go to the dressing rooms after the match
Pommel horse routines end when the gymnast performs a dismount.
Powder is a freshly fallen snow.
Power lifting is not an Olympic discipline.
Proceed immediately to the gate.
Reboot your PC.
Refueling is carried out during a pit stop.
Restart the application.
Sambo is a Russian martial art.
Scissors is one of the high jump styles.
Seated tiers or terraces give spectators a good view.
Self-development is a key aspect of taekwondo.
She goes jogging every day.
She is practising on the slope.
She showed me a new workout.
Slush often occurs in spring.
Some fool broke your rear window.
Spitting is considered a foul.
Sponsor logos are part of modern sport.
Standard numbering starts with the 20 on top.
Start your engines.
straddling their legs
Stretching is a way of preparing for a race.
Swimmers should drink the proper amount of water.
Switch on the computer.
Taekwondo also has a spiritual dimension.
That penalty kick was decisive.
That was an ugly foul.
The air-conditioning isn't working.
The airflow is determined by the shape of the vehicle.
The application is installed.
The arena was full of excited spectators.
The attack line is at 3 metre distance from the net.
The audience liked the race.
The ball hit the crossbar.
The basic pin fall is called cross press.
The bin is full.
The bishop is allowed to move diagonally.
The bottom is sometimes uneven.
The centre of the target is called bullseye.
The computer's frozen.
The contestants have to touch the end wall with both hands.
The crowd cheered when their team took the field.
The dartboard is made of sisal.
The dinner that was ordered never arrived.
The distance between them is increasing.
The distance from oche to the target face is about 2.4 m.
The finish judge checks the way contestants finish.
The function of parry is to prevent hits.
The fuse hasn't been mended.
The gate is closed.
The gate is closing.
The gear shift is located in between the front seats.
The goal is to complete 50 m in the shortest time.
The goal of a 301 game is to reduce the fixed score to 0.
The goal of high jump is to get over the horizontal bar.
The goalkeeper couldn't catch the ball.
The gymnast must perform a routine demonstrating balance and strength.
The gymnast performs a choreographed routine of up to 90 seconds.
The gymnast performs giants on the high bar.
The introduction of helmets reduced the number of head injuries.
The judge decided to end the match.
The judge is standing in the neutral corner.
The king is the most valuable piece.
The knight has an L shaped style of moving.
The left hook KOed his opponent.
The libero has to wear a contrasting colour.
The lights have gone.
The match is divided in four quarters.
The match takes place in Milan.
The new diet caused significant weight loss.
The overall time is what counts.
The packing order of a grid is determined by qualification.
The queen combines the movements of the rook and bishop.
The queen is one of the most powerful pieces.
The race is in its last lap.
The referee blew his whistle to indicate a foul.
The referee is waiting on the centre-spot.
The rim is 450 millimetres in diameter.
The rook cannot move diagonally.
The room is untidy and dirty.
The room smells like cigarette smoke.
The routine consists of tumbling lines, series of jumps, and dance elements.
The shot clock measures the time of possession.
The starter commences the race.
The team rotates clockwise.
The timing was perfect.
The train arrives in London at 1 p.m.
The train leaves in 10 minutes.
The trunk is not big enough for all your luggage.
Their strikers are very skillful.
There are dark and light squares on a chessboard.
There are dirty towels.
There are two strikers in the penalty area.
There is pain in my hip joint.
There is still no hot water.
These shoes absorb shock quite well.
They are trying to block spiking.
They arrived in Ankara.
They scored from the corner kick.
This bar contains 960 calories.
This barbell is certified by the International Weightlifting Federation.
This car has soft dampers.
This is a legal guarding position.
This set consists of 30 chin-ups and 15 push-ups.
This was a deadly combination.
three point line
Throwing in on the opponent's half.
Time officially recognized as the best.
to call maintenance
to call the housekeeper
to change a room
to chase up
to deal with
to deal with problems
to get 8 out of 10
To increase your muscle mass you must also use the right weight lifting tempo.
to look into the problem
to send up a service engineer
to service the room
to take off from the springboard
to tidy up
to wipe the floor
track and field
Track and field also involves high jump and sprint.
Turkey beat Costa Rica to win the group.
Underhand service is not used by professionals.
Usain Bolt is running in the left lane.
Variations on a circling skill are common.
Volleyball is my passion.
We are in possession of the ball.
We have purchased new weight machines.
We were waiting in a traffic jam bumper to bumper.
What colour is your license plate?
When a fighter refuses to continue in the fight he is technically KOed.
When having more players in the field than the opponent, the team is on power play.
When playing power play one team has an advantage.
Where are my shin guards?
Which weight division are you at?
Who is your point guard?
Who was the winner of the giant slalom?
Who won the contest?
Williams won the GP.
World's famous brands have to be seen at important sporting events.
You can increase your self-knowledge in taekwondo.
You can pass the ball with your finger tips.
You loose the ball for travelling.
You must aim at your opponent's vital points.
You must control the clutch, when you're driving stick shift.
You must not misuse the skills learned in taekwondo.
You must use the turn signal when moving to another lane.
You should have your headlights on.
You should know about your weaknesses.
You should protect your ankles with proper shoes.
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