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Synonyms for semifinal

one of the two competitions in the next to the last round of an elimination tournament


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In the second semifinal Muzammil Murtaza breezed past Yousaf Khalil.
In the second semifinal, crowd's favourite Spaniard Pere Riba overcame the resilient Russian Shalva Dzhanashia to progress into the final .
Another Spears brother, Willy, is in the 220 semifinal for Sheldon, where he'll face Austin Faunce of Lake Oswego today.
30 - Men's Light Flyweight (49kg); Men's Bantamweight (56kg); Men's Light Welterweight (64kg); Men's Middleweight (75kg) and Men's Heavyweight (91kg) semifinals.
Justin Holiday added 14points and Robert Ford had 12 for the Vikings (27-1), who will play Oak Park in the semifinals Tuesday.
Thirteenth seeded Fuerbringer and Jennings were the surprise of the tournament after defeating third-seeded Canyon Ceman (Manhattan Beach, CA) and Mike Whitmarsh (San Diego, CA) in the semifinals on the road to their first AVP Final.
San Bernardino Valley -- which would have played Canyons in the semifinal -- was forced to forfeit its first-round victory Wednesday over Pierce College of Woodland Hills because of an altercation during the game.
During Friday's semifinal round, the remaining 24 pros will continue bracket-style competition to eliminate 12 more anglers.
III final after beating the unseeded Cardinals in a semifinal at Pasadena City College.
Competitors in both 175-angler divisions must place in the top 20 Thursday to qualify for Friday's semifinal round.
On April 19, fishing fans are invited to join country singing sensation Brad Paisley for a concert at the Wal-Mart Supercenter located at 2110 West Walnut in Rogers immediately following the semifinal round weigh-in that starts at 5 p.
Tuesday night, Taft swept Grant of Van Nuys (25-13, 25-8, 25-7) in the City Section semifinals and made sure that its rematch with San Pedro (a three-game winner over Palisades in the other semifinal) will take place on the only stage fitting for such a rivalry: Friday night at Occidental College, with a City title on the line.
4 Coyotes, who will face top-seeded Corona del Mar of Newport Beach (22-0) -- an 18-0 winner over Harvard-Westlake of Studio City -- in Thursday's semifinal.
Only the top 10 anglers in each 175-person division will fish during the one-day semifinal round.
Crescenta Valley of La Crescenta seniors Ashlee Chan and Kisa Ito rallied from first-set losses in both the semifinal and championship matches, coming back from two match points down in the final to record a 2-6, 7-6 (3), 10-6 victory over teammates Anna Kim and Estelle Kim to capture the Pacific League doubles title at Pasadena High.