Examples of matchup in a Sentence
a boxing matchup that promises to be a sportswriter's dream
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CLEVELAND — Red Sox ace Chris Sale was battered while matching the shortest start of his career, and rookie Yandy Diaz got four hits as the Cleveland Indians beat Boston 13-6 Thursday night in a matchup of division leaders.
MATCH NOTES • Form Guide: Last five USL results and all-time series FC Cincinnati: W-W-W-L-D Louisville: D-L-W-W-L FC Cincinnati leads both the all-time (3-1-2) and season series (1-1-0) in the matchup.
The Toreros took the matchup handily last year, winning 91-53.
Montgomery was the first left-handed starter to lose to the Twins in eight matchups since David Holmberg on June 21 with the Chicago White Sox.
On Tuesday, the Democratic firm Public Policy Polling released the first survey assessing how Zuck would fare in a theoretical 2020 matchup with Trump.
Judge, who leads the majors in home runs this season with 30, hit second in each matchup.
Among the team matchups, the 10:30 a.m. pool game between Mater Dei and Cathedral ought to set the standard for action.
ESPN will carry Dallas’ matchup with Phoenix , and NBA TV will televise the Mavericks’ games against Chicago and Miami.
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First Known Use of matchup
Synonymsbout, competition, contest, event, match, game, meet, sweepstakes (also sweep-stake), tournament, tourney
Related Wordsathletics, sport; battle, conflict, scrimmage, skirmish, struggle, tug-of-war, tussle; championship, national (s); final, nightcap, play-off, semifinal; derby, field day, gymkhana, open, outing; biathlon, decathlon, heptathlon, pentathlon, triathlon; marathon, race, ultramarathon; heat, round, run, set; rally, volley; round-robin, rubber, runoff, sudden death; dead heat, photo finish, seesaw; classic
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