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grizzle

a bluish-gray or iron-gray coat color in dogs, consisting of a mixture of black and white hairs. In canaries, it describes light, grayish markings on the head, body, wings or tail.
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France will be without injured Racing 92 loose-head Eddy Ben Arous (ribs) for the vital clash at the Principality Stadium, but new coach Guy Noves has plenty of grizzlers to call on, including Stade Francais tighthead Rabah Slimani and 22st 11lb prop Uini Atonio, and it was his forward pack that mangled Ireland into a 10-9 submission in Paris.
In the division 'II' semi-finals, reigning victors DHL Top Gear 'B' play rookie squad Edmark International Chukay, and the Manila CafA Mindoro Grizzlers take on last tournament's runners-up Team Intensity.
In another semi-final contest, the Mindoro Grizzlers upset previously unbeaten Triskellion 67-64.
But that's easier said than done against an Argentine pack that contains players like Juan Fernandez Lobbe, Mario Ledesma, Gonzalo Longo and Rodrigo Roncero, gnarled grizzlers who love to stick the ball up their shirts and bully opposition packs.
Shaflout Restaurant clinched third place after beating the Mindoro Grizzlers 59-57 on a buzzer-beating three-pointer from Carlo Luat.
30am: Mindoro Grizzlers vs Shaflout for third place, 10am: DHL Road Network vs Intensity for first.
Ruddock's boys are then unable to free themselves and end up getting muscled out of it by the forward grizzlers.
Proven grizzlers Andy Newman and Andrew Millward replaced Brent Cockbain and Adam Jones in the second and front rows respectively.