What does 'Succeed in the clutch' mean?

If you succeed in the clutch, you  perform at a crucial time; it is particularly used in sports for the decisive moments of the game.  The opposite is 'fail in the clutch.'
  • Category: Sport
  • Contributed By: Madeline Bodin

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