period of play

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Summary: Tennis players Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal have accused US Open organisers of risking their safety after a brief period of play at Flush
The Giants started the third period with as much intensity as they ended the second and their persistence paid off when Simon Lambert scored to make it 2-0 only 1:07 into the final period of play.
But in a period of play which showed a brief insight into Valley's season to date, the visitors scored from their next attack when Tyeisse Nightingale tapped home from what appeared to be an offside position.
After a delayed start, the main period of play came prior to a three-hour stoppage at around 3.
A breathtaking period of play then took another dramatic twist when Freedman scored his second with 21 minutes remaining, pouncing to prod home Kilkenny's free-kick.
The book has much to say about shifting attitudes toward boredom in children's lives; the increasing depiction of childhood as a state of confinement rather than a period of play and pleasure; and "the trivialization of fantasy" in many children's films.
After winning Saturday's first session 5-3, Wattana began the second period of play in a similar fashion, quickly pulling away to 6-4 and then 7-5.
After a scrappy period of play from both sides, Grant had his first effort when he sent a 20-yard shot fizzing over the crossbar.
Borough, who had dominated much of the second period of play, looked to be out of luck until Dunkley gained possession in a goalmouth scramble and rifled a close-range shot out of keeper Matt Baker's reach.
Worcester struck back with tries from wings Will Morgan and Gareth Davies in a far more disciplined period of play before scrum-half Adrian Martin scored the home side's third try to give them a 15-10 lead going into halime.
Our understanding from a biological point of view of the difference between the human and the earlier hominoids is that we remain in that period of play.
Hull, however, were able to grab a further strike in the third period of play to take the contest 4-3 against a resilient Warriors outfit who gave everything they had.
The last period of play would be all Childwall as they cruised to a 73-40 victory with 27 points from Sedgewick, then 13 by Iwediebo, 10 from Jones and eight from Dan Gargan.
The midfielder's first Premier League goal of the season sparked his side's first-half fight back against Southampton on Saturday, and heralded an emphatic period of play for the Blues.
Both teams got used to the conditions and played good, competitive football with Spraire Lads levelling after ending a good period of play.