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any final competition to determine a championship

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Tues May 9, play-off quarter-final, 1st leg: Morton v Dundee United Friday May 12, 2nd leg: Dundee United v Morton.
Glorious Saints march towards play-offs ST HELENS T 3 ST HELENS Town gave their promotion bid a major boost yesterday.
The games take place on the weekend of April 2/3, with Dublin, Wexford, Clare and Kilkenny all enjoying home advantage while Galway have won the toss to host Cork in the Division 1A relegation play-off.
Odds: 11/10 (Sky Bet) CHESTERFIELD Position: 6th Star man: Gary Roberts Play-off history: Chesterfield, promoted as League Two champions in 2014, have been involved in the play-offs twice before.
Agnew was also a nonplaying member of the Blackburn Rovers squad that earned a place in the top flight via the play-offs in 1992.
We really can't afford to have any slip up to make the play-offs, that is going to be tough.
BURTON The former Hull boss said: "We've finished the season fantastically and hopefully can continue that into the play-offs.
No side have won the Conference South play-offs after finishing fifth.
The winner of the Scarlets play-offs will play Bedford, Rotherham and Connacht in pool three and the winner of the Ospreys play-offs meet Leeds, Bristol and Gala in pool four.
MARK Wiebe has won his first Senior Open Championship after beating Bernhard Langer following five play-off holes at Royal Birkdale.
The play-offs are exciting for the neutral, sweet for the victors, but heartbreaking for the losers.
PLAY-OFFS: Southampton or West Ham, Blackpool and Birmingham will compete in the play-offs.
Four Turkish teams are competing in Europa League play-offs.
Newcastle rounded off their league season with a 3-2 win over Elite League runners-up Blaze at the Metro Radio Arena on Sunday, but the two sides are all set for an immediate rematch in the quarterfinals of the play-offs.
It's been a remarkable effort for a Telford side who won promotion from the UniBond Premier via the play-offs last May.