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One Six Nations grand slam does not make you a great team. Times, Sunday Times (2016)If a team pull off the grand slam, by winning all five matches, they are given an extra three points. Times, Sunday Times (2016)What did he say when waving goodbye to his players after winning the grand slam? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Probably no one will win a grand slam. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In none of the four grand slams does the atmosphere become as difficult as it does here. Times, Sunday Times (2013)For us there are four grand slams each year that are your priority. The Sun (2011)West led a quiet king of clubs and the grand slam was one down. Times, Sunday Times (2010)That team of 1983 would win the grand slam the next year. Times, Sunday Times (2015)If they win their first game, they can win the grand slam. Times, Sunday Times (2012)How long did it take the golden generation to win that grand slam in 2009? Times, Sunday Times (2011)Can he muster the life force to defeat the great Swiss to win his first grand slam? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Grand slam in one year? Times, Sunday Times (2015)The sense that a grand slam may be one last, grand blowout before the country throws itself down the economic garbage chute. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I think that fearless attacking is far more likely to win him a grand slam than yet more hours on the practice court. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Since winning the grand slam last season, Wales have tumbled to five consecutive defeats. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It is unlikely that he will talk openly of winning a grand slam, but it is almost certain that he will have it in mind. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It's a dream win, one grand slam on a hard court. The Sun (2009)You will make this grand slam one time in 60 - savour it. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The grand slam is only one possibility, and a relatively far-fetched one. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Significantly, after winning the grand slam last season, they have the championship to go for this year as well. Times, Sunday Times (2013)For Wales, the focus is less on a third grand slam in eight seasons as one that promises so much. Times, Sunday Times (2012)England had blown grand slams in previous seasons and with the World Cup coming up it was vital we won it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Victory in Dublin gave Wales the momentum that has carried them to the verge of a third grand slam in eight seasons. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A grand slam in the Six Nations is a much better thing than merely winning it. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'Grand Slam'
British English: Grand Slam ADJECTIVE
In sport, a Grand Slam tournament is a major one.
...her 39 Grand Slam titles.
- American English: grand slam
- Brazilian Portuguese: Grand Slam
- Chinese: 大满贯
- European Spanish: de Grand Slam
- French: de grand chelem
- German: Grand-Slam-
- Italian: di grande slam
- Japanese: グランドスラム
- Korean: >그랜드 슬램대단히 중요한 스포츠 행사
- European Portuguese: Grand Slam
- Spanish: de Grand Slam
Definition of Grand Slam from the Collins English Dictionary
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