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The Ashes 1968 In 1968 the Australians toured England and they retained The Ashes in a rain-sodden 1-1 draw.

Cargunka sees "projected towards him an awful, sodden, bearded face, huge and horrible and blurred," although it quickly disappears.

In 1980 again Singapore lost out in
to defeat the French colonial forces; he later swore not to cut his hair until the communist Vietminh were defeated.

Since he uses this power mostly for ill, he adopts the sobriquet the Dastard and becomes a problem.

MacLeod (2004) Page 173. In the 1960s Raasay House and various other properties were purchased by Dr John Green, a resident of Sussex who visited the island only once and whose lack of interest in it earned him the sobriquet "Dr No".

It has earned him the sobriquet "the Matisse of poets".

Through the second half of 1991, Mehta was the darling of the business media and earned the sobriquet of the ‘Big Bull', who was said to have started the bull run.

Wallis (2007), p. 107. The two men supposedly became involved in the risky, but profitable, enterprise of horse thievery; and McCarty, who targeted local soldiers, became known by the sobriquet of "kid Antrim".

The damsel corrects her initial presumptuousness, but then further chastises Balin when he refuses to return the sword, earning the sobriquet "the knight with two Swords".

Eventually Abu Yazid lost much of his following and in 946 was defeated in battle; this was the work of the son of al-Qa'im, the next Fatimid caliph, Ishmail, who accordingly took the sobriquet Mansur, the "victor".

Piero, as his sobriquet the gouty implies, suffered from gout and did not enjoy good health.

His fellow pupils gane him the sobriquet "Chief Baron" because of his air of superiority.

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