Translation of placekick in Spanish:


patada fija, n.


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    (in American football, rugby) patada fija feminine
    (in soccer) tiro libre masculine
    • As a younger man Armstrong was also a capable Australian Rules footballer and particularly adept at the place kick - a technique no longer used in the game.
    • The abandonment of Punchestown on Saturday was a disappointment particularly as the track executive had put so much effort into bringing punters in and getting the place kick started again after all the recent controversy and troubles.
    • He was spot on with the boot with another two place kicks and a further one-pointer to ensure a berth to the next round.
    • The first half was very evenly balanced with each team relying heavily on place kicks for their score.
    • He stepped up to take the place kick from 40 yards on the left wing.