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overtime play in order to break a tie

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Wesley So bowed out of the World Chess Cup 2017 Thursday night, losing to Ding Liren in the first game of their semifinals blitz tiebreaker in Tbilisi, Georgia.
There was a lot of talent in this event as Angel Araiza lost to Brule in a tiebreaker and then won the A singles over Tucson's Antonio Rivera in another tiebreaker.
How Aly Raisman Lost the All-Around Women's Bronze Medal on a Tiebreaker [SBN]
After being overwhelmed in the first set by the seventh seeded Querrey, Roddick raced to a 6-3 lead in the second set tiebreaker behind three errors from his 22-year-old opponent, and eventually won it 7-5 with a 133-mph ace.
Tiebreakers usually aren't anything particularly unusual or exotic, but more often the mastery of a customer's basic expectation.
Washington has the seventh seed, even if the Huskies (7-10) are tied by California (6-11) because of the tiebreaker.
With so many ways to write tiebreakers you can have fun experimenting.
6 seed, and making the playoffs is far from a guarantee because of tiebreaker scenarios.
Coming into the final, Stoffel had also come through some tough battles on the other side of the draw, including victories in a pair of tiebreakers.
The Spaniard overcame the former junior world number one in the tiebreaker 7-5 when he pounded a service winner and then watched the Lithuanian err on a forehand.
Sylmar's Spencer Cohen rebounded from a 6-3 loss to Gerber to defeat Jacobs and Drew Arnold in tiebreakers en route to three victories.
Both had quarterfinal tiebreakers and two-game victories in the semis.
Other chance-based tiebreakers have occurred in recent years, such as in Alaska in 2006, when candidates in a Democratic primary for a Statehouse seat broke a tie by flipping a coin.
I told the guys that I try to kill you in the preseason so the experience will pay off in the long run," said Kellogg, whose team won 10 of the first 14 sets two in tiebreakers before Hart (8-2 overall, 4-1 Foothill) staged a late rally.
He was determined after dropping tiebreakers in both the singles and doubles on his last visit to the USHA juniors, including an 11-10 tiebreaker loss to Anthony Sullivan, the eventual 15-andunder champ that year.