Then even the most tired plot device of all can work: the underdog fighting all odds to win.
My vote was giving the underdog a chance; it was a sympathy vote.
In his lifetime, he became a symbol of courage to a deprived country, the underdog in all his fights and still coming out on top.
As a champion of the underdog , what would she say about how society has dealt with the gap between the haves and the have nots of this world?
It's always enjoyable to watch a story where an underdog has to fight incredible odds to win.
Denis was the underdog , but the tide of the fight soon turned against the heavily favored Suzuki.
The nation loves to see an underdog fighting back.
Despite the instant attention they got in the UK, they enjoyed their underdog status in the US.
A gentleman genius, who fought for the underdog and played truly inspirational music.
He went into the fight as the underdog and came out 15 rounds later as the world champion on points, with the judges split two to one.