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you advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent

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Thongsbridge, who had a bye in the first round, are away at Birkby RH.
Ever the diplomat, he would say of Haddin only: "I'm sure even he would be disappointed with the standard of his glove work at this early stage of his career", adding that a wicketkeeper should never be judged on catches or stumpings taken, or even byes conceded, but on the chances he misses and the half-chances he creates.
Valencia, bye; Arroyo Grande at Crescenta Valley; Tesoro at Canyon/A; San Luis Obispo, bye; Eisenhower at Highland; Tustin at West Valley; Corona del Mar, bye; Santa Ynez, bye; Ventura at Quartz Hill; Littlerock at Canyon; Laguna Beach, bye; Northwood at Villa Park; Claremont at Redlands East Valley; Righetti at Arcadia; Santa Barbara, bye.
They are now amid their second of three scheduled bye weeks this season, the third to surface on Nov.
In the first Test at Edgbaston Stewart let eight byes go past him, a whopping 25 went through at Lord's, four at Nottingham and seven at Headingley.
Nothing's better than a bye for Oregon except what the Ducks seem to do with it.
Bramhall, who receive a first round bye, are one of 15 Cheshire County League clubs in the 2002 tournament, while 20 from the Liverpool Competition figure in the three regional North West groups.
In the last three seasons, the Huskies are 0-4 against teams coming off byes - including a 31-21 loss to Air Force in September.
Conducted on a geographical basis, the draw consists of six ties and 10 byes which must include the six clubs that qualified for UEFA club competition and/or the Setanta Sports Cup.
Last year, we had byes before the Arizona and Washington games, and those were arguably the two best games we played.
HOLDERS Derry City have received a bye into the second round of the League of Ireland Cup.
Third-seeded Mike Bryan also drew one of the eight first-round byes in the 24-man field before advancing with a 6-4, 6-4 win over UCLA's Alex Decret.
Holders St Pat's have received a bye to the second round which, like the first, is conducted on a regional basis with four pools of six teams.
HOLDERS Dundalk have received a bye into the second round of this season's EA Sports Cup.
Pepperdine (14-15, 9-5) received a single bye to the tournament second round.