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…Žaromskis had five wins in a row, including the previous three via head kick KO. For this, he earned a fight against Nick Diaz for the inaugural Strikeforce Welterweight Championship at Strikeforce: Miami on January 30, 2010. After rocking Diaz earlier, Žaromskis ran into a straight right hand and lost via TKO at 4:38 of round one.

…Ćorić suffered a straight set loss to Richard Gasquet in the Davis Cup semi-final between France and Croatia. Ćorić then announced finishing his 2016 season and received a knee surgery.

… and second rounds respectively to reach the Spaniard. Zverev represented Germany in the first round of the Davis Cup, losing to Steve Darcis after a straight sets victory over Arthur De Greef, his first win at the Davis Cup. In his second…

… such as a flat roof to the skull, a straight ischium, and the location of muscle attachments on the upper arm. The type species, Z. luoyangensis, was described by Xu and colleagues in 2007. Zhongyuansaurus was described by Xu et al. as the…

… perform the spin with her free leg pulled straight up into the air, with very little knee bend, making the spin look closer to a capital-I position than the usual Biellmann teardrop shape. She has received a straight +3.00 grade of execution for her layback spin.

Zerol bevel gears are an intermediate type between straight and spiral bevel gears. Their teeth are curved, but not angled. Zerol bevel gears are designed with the intent of duplicating the characteristics of a straight bevel gear but they are produced using a spiral bevel cutting process.

… translates into a rapidly turning wheel. If one drive wheel turns more rapidly than the other, the machine moves along a curved path. If both wheels turn at the same speed, the machine follows a straight path. If one wheel stops and the other…

Zero-offset boom stands use a slightly more complex mechanism that allows the boom to telescope into the stand body when positioned vertically. Such stands can function as either a straight or boom stand, but cannot be fitted with a counterweight.

Zeppo appeared in the first five Marx Brothers movies, as a straight man and romantic lead, before leaving the team. According to a 1925 newspaper article, he also made a solo appearance in the Adolphe Menjou comedy A Kiss in the Dark. According to newspaper reviews, he appeared in a minor role.

Zayed has received wildcards into the main draw of the singles and doubles of the Qatar Open in both 2013 and 2014. In 2013 he faced Frenchman Gael Monfils in his opening match, but only managed to win three games in a straight sets loss.

… is a fighting game that relies on a proprietary combat system. The player is able to move within a straight line on a 3D arena. The purpose of each battle is to deplete an opponent’s health while maintaining one’s own, although a…

Youth Of Today was formed in Danbury, Connecticut in 1985 by two members of the hardcore band Violent Children, Ray Cappo (vocals) and John Porcelly (Porcell) (guitar) were aiming to start a Straight Edge band at a time when most old…

You Got Served: Beat The World is a straight to DVD film released on June 21, 2011 starring Lil’ C.

… chunky matter that makes up much of the mixture. A modern bombilla design uses a straight tube with holes, or a spring sleeve to act as a sieve.

Yeovil opened the month of April, with a 2-0 defeat at home against Carlisle United, as their opponents ended a seven-game winless and run without scoring after midfielder Ben Whitfield was shown a straight red card. The Glovers suffered…

Yeo held the seat with nearly 50% of the poll.At the 1922 general election, Yeo fought South Poplar as a National Liberal supporting outgoing prime minister David Lloyd George. In a straight fight with Labour’s Samuel March however he lost the seat by the wide margin of 4,338 votes.

Yari were characterized by a straight blade that could be anywhere from several centimeters to 3 feet or more in length. The blades were made of the same steel (tamahagane) that traditional Japanese swords and arrow heads were forged with,…

Yankovic and Levey wrote the film after Yankovic’s second studio album, looking to apply the musician’s parody and comedy to film, and chose the approach of George being a straight man with a vivid imagination to support the inclusion of…

… started in the British front line near where it crossed the D 929 Albert-Bapaume road but because of German underground defences the gallery could not be dug in a straight line. About 500 yd were dug into no man’s land, before it turned right…

… musical figures meant to serve the deceased in afterlife processions and guard the tomb. Furthermore, the figurine clothing specifies the according social statuses: higher-ranking Xianbei wore long-sleeved robes with a straight neck shirt underneath, while lower-ranking Xianbei wore trousers and belted tunics.

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