Translation of championship in Spanish:

championship

campeonato, n.

Pronunciation /ˈtʃæmpiənˌʃɪp//ˈtʃampɪənʃɪp/

noun

  • 1

    Sport
    campeonato masculine
    • If you are here playing for Rangers you are expected to deliver trophies and the most important one is the championship.
    • They won seven Mid Ulster titles, seven Ulster titles and three Irish championships.
    • Indeed they had already kicked more points than in any other game of the championship.
    • Zambia has met Egypt in the final qualifier of the biennial championship and will play the first leg at home.
    • So my aim in the Asian championship was to play games that would be entertaining to the spectators.
    • Apart from the fine display of hurling this was also one of the real sporting games of the championship.
    • Things are a little different here, as I was to see in one of my first championship matches.
    • Surely the old master will accept, double him straight back and win the game and the championship?
    • McCoy is cruising to his seventh consecutive jockey's championship.
    • Walkden now need only one point from their remaining four games to clinch the championship.
    • What a sensational way to win a first ever county minor football championship title.
    • The next long course championships for most of our swimmers will be the Commonwealth Games next year.
    • She had won three national championships and a bronze medal in the Balkan Championships.
    • Two years ago its players created history, capturing the county championship for the first time ever.
    • We did not manage to defend our championship title, but this tournament was really outstanding.
    • He then captured the jockeys' championship in his second season with a record of 182 winners.
    • A victory will give one side a considerable edge in the championship race but defeat won't be the end for the loser.
    • Leicester move into fourth place but still have a lot of work to do to seal their place in the championship play-offs.
    • This allowed Stirling to go on to add the title to his Bishopscourt championship.
    • Menlo College, who was ranked fourth in the division, captured the championship for the first time ever.
    • A world championship biking event is coming to England for the first time and will be staged in the local area.
    • But we lost both matches in the championship and the league, and I didn't enjoy that one bit.
    • Celtic fulfilled a fixture and moved towards a successful defence of their championship yesterday.
    • In 1964 he captured the heavyweight championship for the first time in a surprising sixth-round technical knockout of Sonny Liston.
    • And he netted the first goal against Manchester City to clinch the league championship at Maine Road in 1960.
    • There's no doubting the raw materials they have to construct a championship contender.
    • For the first time, an NFL championship game would be decided in sudden-death overtime.
    • Since then the pair have travelled the country competing in the championship's monthly race meetings.
    • The Laois housewife and mother won yet another senior national cross-country championship at the Aer Lingus Sports Centre on Sunday.
    • Petter Solberg clinched his first world rally championship by winning the Wales Rally GB on Sunday.
    • He thought he had got their attention when he made the World championship semifinals.
    • Although he has won the Pike Hills Scratch Trophy several times, the club championship had eluded him in the past.
    • These two titles in Barcelona take his world championship tally of titles to five.
    • I remember he came back for the championship game and the coach put him in and I was really upset.
    • So what drives them on in search of their fourth national championship title?
    • The winner of each division would meet in a championship game at the end of the season.
    • The two rivals have been engaged in previous tough tussles for the national championship title.
    • It is an almost perfect match-up, which could produce the game of the championship.
    • Last night's final in a rainy Stade de France was Campbell's eighth race of the championship.
    • Their defence of the Scottish championship may be surrendered before they kick another ball.
  • 2

    (of cause)
    defensa feminine
    • That would at least be in line with his long-established championship of lost causes.
    • Such people are not notable for their championship of libertarian causes outside the economic field.
    • When C. P. Scott died, the innumerable tributes to him all emphasized his courage and integrity, his humanitarianism and his championship of unpopular causes.