Definition of 'pitch invasion'
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Example sentences containing 'pitch invasion'
There would be no pitch invasion and the game would not be abandoned.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It was a good game of football until the pitch invasions.The Sun (2012)
When ambulances began to arrive they were turned away by police who thought that a pitch invasion was in progress.Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2009) The Sun (2013)
Definition of pitch invasion from the Collins English Dictionary
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