Definition of corner forward in English:

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corner forward


(In hurling) a player in an attacking position on the wing.
Example sentences
  • From the goalkeeper to the corner forward there was no weak link.
  • Liam had been hospitalised prior to that game but played in the corner forward position, being marked by Jim Hennessy of Paulstown.
  • A long ball from Kevin Moran was gathered in the right corner forward position by Patrick Kearney and he cut in to send to the net from close range.

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