elimination tournament


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Noun1.elimination tournament - a tournament in which losers are eliminated in successive rounds
tournament, tourney - a sporting competition in which contestants play a series of games to decide the winner
final - the final match between the winners of all previous matches in an elimination tournament
quarterfinal - one of the four competitions in an elimination tournament whose winners go on to play in the semifinals
semi, semifinal - one of the two competitions in the next to the last round of an elimination tournament
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In the men's elimination tournament, BMMI overcame Yateem Air Conditioning 3-2 in the final, whilst on the women's side, Venus pipped Arsenal in a round-robin group format to claim the crown.
The Garston Warrior makes his bow as a light-heavyweight on Saturday in the high octane elimination tournament having forged a successful career at 12st.
This year's tournament consisted of 10 teams with 76 participants that competed for the top spot in a round robin elimination tournament.
An elimination tournament between the NBA's 16 best teams leading to a showdown for the Larry O'Brien trophy.
As a single elimination tournament, the NCAA Tournament provides parity like no other playoff system.
2 seed, Wachusett, in the double elimination tournament.
All High School teams that participate in Victorville Motors' High School 3-on-3 double elimination tournament will receive a prize donation of $200, and the winning team will receive $500, to go directly to their High School's Athletic Department.
Organized by the New Hampshire JumpStart Coalition, the competition is a seven-match elimination tournament using a game show/quiz bowl format.
The BattleBots Tournament, where teams conduct the equivalent of their military operation, pits BattleBots in a head-to-head, single elimination tournament.
Instead of competing one at a time against the clock, snowboarders race each other in an elimination tournament.
The Garston Warrior has the shortest odds with the bookmakers ahead of the January 29 elimination tournament at The Olympia in London.
This year's event will feature Super Heavyweight fighters from North America in an eight-man elimination tournament to determine who will advance to the next round of the K-1 elimination tournament.