Tiebreaker


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Tiebreaker

A random character assigned to a matchcode to prevent duplicate codes. This is important when matchcodes are derived from personal information such as addresses or zip codes in which repetitions are probable. A tiebreaker is also called a unique character.
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1 rushed out to a 3-1 lead in the decider, but the second-seeded Azarenka won five of the next six points to take charge at 6-4 before taking the tiebreaker when Williams belted a backhand too long.
consumer retail or business-to-business), some typical areas can prove powerful tiebreakers that differentiate you from the competition.
In recently released Legal Memorandum 1999-34017, the IRS explained how the tiebreaker rule applies if both grandparents are alive.
Any tiebreaker games would be covered nationally by TBS and ESPN Radio, both of which will cover all Division Series games.
This time Querrey held a 4-3 lead, but made two atrocious errors off the ground, saw Roddick rip a forehand passing shot down the line and then lost the tiebreaker (7-4) and the match when he failed scoop up a Roddick drop volley.
Goodwein opened the tiebreaker with an ace and added four forehand winners to help Granada Hills atone for last year's quarterfinal loss to the Eagles (14-1).
Henman won the first set after Safin double-faulted in the tiebreaker at 6-5 and then missed a second set point as the Brit ran out a 9-7 winner.
Just be strong," Philippoussis said he told himself after he forced the fifth-set tiebreaker.
laws, a resident alien who claims to be a nonresident of the United States under a treaty tiebreaker provision is treated as a nonresident for computing his U.
Hall won the men's singles by defeating Steve Welch (3-6, 6-1, 7-6) in a match decided by a sizzling third set tiebreaker, while Vergeer toppled Australia's Daniela DiToro in the women's singles (7-6, 6-4).
Roddick and the fifth seeded Berdych traded service bombs and big forehands but the Czech missed two key forehands in tiebreakers -- one at set point to lose the first 7-5, the second at 5-5 in the second set tiebreaker.
Similarly, even if the Ducks lose, they would still have the tiebreaker for fifth with the Arizona-Stanford loser.