"dobradinha"

English translation: one-two finish

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Portuguese term or phrase:"dobradinha"
English translation:one-two finish
Entered by: Brigith Guimarães

20:10 Apr 17, 2007
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation / general
Portuguese term or phrase: "dobradinha"
A most common word in Portuguese when it comes to sport, but how should I put it into English?
Thanks in advance for your help
Brigith Guimarães
Portugal
Local time: 15:33
one-two finish
Explanation:
Fernando Alonso dominated the Malaysian Grand Prix at Sepang, followed home by Lewis Hamilton, as McLaren's new driver line-up produced the team's first one-two finish since September 2005, and their first victory for 18 months.

http://www.autosport.com/news/report.php/id/57917

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Note added at 14 mins (2007-04-17 20:25:30 GMT)
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Or just "one-two"

Alonso climbed above Kimi Raikkonen in the title race, leading home Lewis Hamilton for a McLaren one-two and their first win since Japan in 2005.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/motorsport/formula_one/65366...
Selected response from:

Denise Miranda
Local time: 12:33
Grading comment
obrigada, Denise, you've been extremely helpful indeed-
a kissy from Oporto :)
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Denise Miranda


  

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13 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
one-two finish


Explanation:
Fernando Alonso dominated the Malaysian Grand Prix at Sepang, followed home by Lewis Hamilton, as McLaren's new driver line-up produced the team's first one-two finish since September 2005, and their first victory for 18 months.

http://www.autosport.com/news/report.php/id/57917

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Note added at 14 mins (2007-04-17 20:25:30 GMT)
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Or just "one-two"

Alonso climbed above Kimi Raikkonen in the title race, leading home Lewis Hamilton for a McLaren one-two and their first win since Japan in 2005.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/motorsport/formula_one/65366...

Denise Miranda
Local time: 12:33
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
obrigada, Denise, you've been extremely helpful indeed-
a kissy from Oporto :)
Notes to answerer
Asker: Gees, I'd never get there. Obrigada, Denise


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Susy Ordaz: Yes, it certainly isn't tripe stew....olá Denise.
3 hrs
  -> Olá, Suzy! Quando li, achei que era! Obrigada!

agree  Luciano Monteiro: A one-two for McLaren!
8 hrs
  -> That's it! Too bad Senna is not there...

agree  Neil Stewart
10 hrs
  -> Thank you, Neil!

agree  Clara Duarte: Also one-two victory. Tripe stew... yuck! LOL
16 hrs
  -> Yes, also victory, Clara. Yuck indeed!!!
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