shinguard


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shinguard

(ˈʃɪnˌɡɑːd)
n
(General Sporting Terms) a stiff pad worn to protect the shins during sporting events
Translations

shinguard

[ˈʃɪngɑːd] Nespinillera f
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The shackles are finally off, as the same also applies to a lost shinguard!
But before play even restarted, he managed to pick up his first booking, for dithering over a shinguard.
But before play even restarted, he managed to pick up a yellow for taking too long to fix a shinguard.
5 With no outs and the bases empty, the Mets' Daniel Murphy swings at a 2-2 splitter in the dirt and misses for "strike three." The ball bounces off the dirt, hits the shinguard of Reds catcher Devin Mesoraco and rolls a few feet up the line.
Lightweight rubber laminated to 5mm neoprene, a knurled shinguard, and Bob-Tracker sole finish off the exterior.
It bounces off my shinguard. When I run, my cleats grab the ground.
Prokas committed the horror tackle - missed by referee Stephen Lodge but captured by TV cameras - which split Vieira's shinguard during the FA Cup third round tie with Carlisle at Brunton Park, which Arsenal won 1-0.
Ex-Girvan player Moffat said: "I think it hit my shinguard but it went in - the keeper was saving everything else.
LUIS, there really was no need for the prolonged grimace or the theatrical exposure of the shinguard.
Connolly came out quickly at Muzzin and the shot hit his shinguard.
Now the 24-year-old has accepted responsibility for his mistimed challenge, which broke Vieira's shinguard and left Gunners boss Arsene Wenger incensed.
It bounces off my shinguard, hen I run, my cleats grab the ground.