The display of sportsmanlike qualities was not particularly tempting on this occasion.
He told me afterwards that he did not consider it sportsmanlike.
He felt that there was something wrong about that crusade, and he had a sportsmanlike craving to see it for himself.
Bear-shooting from the berloga was too easy to be sportsmanlike.
But the methods of the sportsmanlike criminal of our day are very different.
It was crediting me with a sportsmanlike reluctance to steal a march on my friends.
So far as sportsmanlike fairness is concerned, that method was not one whit more elevated than killing game by poison.
This would have been sportsmanlike, but no, Dr. Carpenter firmly ignored them!
I suppose to this day he has never forgiven himself for that sportsmanlike instinct.
How to get him, by some sportsmanlike process, is the question.