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Great comebacks in sport

Phil Pepe

Great comebacks in sport

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Published by Hawthorn Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Athletes -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Sports -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Athletes.,
  • Sports -- History.

  • About the Edition

    Examines the determined efforts of twenty-five teams or individuals (including one horse) who refused to give up even when things seemed at their worst.

    Edition Notes

    StatementPhil Pepe.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV697.A1 P38 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 184 p. :
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5053605M
    ISBN 100801531160
    LC Control Number74015645
    OCLC/WorldCa1499736

    The Bulldogs capped their Cinderella run with an victory in Game 3, becoming the only fourth seed the equivalent of a 13thth seed in NCAA basketball tournament to win the College World Series. Then the game really began for the Patriots. Alan Bell A linguistics professor was lecturing to his English class one day. But the wing wizard set up Stan Mortensen for his and Blackpool's second in the 68th minute to give them hope.

    At half-time, Summers was forced to change out of his lucky boots after they finally fell to bits. Dallas Mavericks December 22, [36] [35] [37] [35] The Raptors were down with to go in the 3rd quarter. Today he has a good job, a nice place to live and is well on his way in his comeback. The Pacers moved on to the next round but lost to Orlando. That was all Lolich needed as the Detroit completed the comeback with a victory. Not only did the Cavs pull through with an incredible comeback that brought Cleveland its first championship in 52 years, it was also the first time in history that an NBA team came back from a deficit to win the series.

    The Sox were down 3 games to none and the Yanks were leading in Game 4, with the legendary Mariano Rivera on the mound. The world champion had won the opening seven frames, and Dennis Taylor was in danger of losing ignominiously. The Finnish long distance runner was involved in a collision half way into the 10,m race. She drove long haul trucks and was gone for extended periods of time.


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Son I have times the knowledge you have. TCU vs. More By Samuel Chi:. Lolich and Gibson matched zeroes for six innings before the Tigers broke through for three runs in the seventh inning.

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Summers later revealed that he changed his boots at half-time after his old pair had started falling apart. The Lakers took a quick lead in Game 4 of the series, and led by as many as 24 points throughout the game. And he did! He started to attend AA meetings and work on his sobriety. Johnny Summers, on the Charlton left, pulled a goal back just after the restart, but Huddersfield knocked in another three to lead with a little under 30 minutes to play.

Comebacks from large deficits, whether it's in a seven-game series or in a single-elimination game, are rare. The Jazz, playing before a hometown crowd at the Delta Center, trailed 70 to 36 at halftime. Michigan State trailed Northwestern five minutes into the third quarter.

County championship Edgbaston, June Headingley '81 is the best known comeback in cricket history, but an even better one took place 59 years earlier. A day later, he won the m event as well.

Matthews was Blackpool's shining star With just over 20 minutes left Wanderers held a lead and Matthews seemed headed for a hat-trick of FA Cup final defeats - having also finished as a loser in and The spectators, said Burrow, were 'almost too spellbound to applaud'.

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