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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Supply, installation and connection of a tie breaker as well as coaching and equipment maintenance services.
All you need to do to enter is answer the following question and tie breaker.
Nine-year-old Ayaan was staring at defeat trailing 3-7 when he showed staged a splendid rearguard action to level at 7-games all to take the match to the tie breaker.
In the knockout stage AIG defeated the Beach Boys and FC Siolim in the semifinalss via the tie-breaker while Saligao trounced St AnneEoe1/4aos and then went on to beat the fancied Black Eoe1/4Y[pounds sterling]nEoe1/4ao White Kerala team in the semis also via the tie breaker.