practice game

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Noun1.practice game - a game whose outcome is not recorded in the season's standingpractice game - a game whose outcome is not recorded in the season's standing
game - a single play of a sport or other contest; "the game lasted two hours"
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It is to be noted that India opted out of the solitary practice game before this Test series.
He has been absent since suffering a devastating Achilles tear against Celtic in January and, despite a cameo in a practice game against Civil Service Strollers in midweek, was not expected to be in contention for a senior return for another fortnight.
The Soaring Falcons' victory won't reflect on the win-loss columns as this game was regarded as a practice game for the Thunder who are playing in the PBA D-League.
Hopefully we can play tomorrow's practice game (against Australia), and get a good practice out of it.
Muscat: Buoyed by a win against full-strength United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the third and final practice game at the ICC Academy in Dubai on Monday, Oman national coach and Chief Development Officer Duleep Mendis signalled that his wards are ready for the forthcoming ICC World Cricket League (WCL) Division 4.
HAPPY GET A G OING into the three- Test series against India, New Zealand would have liked to make the most of the practice game against Mumbai, starting at the Ferozeshah Kotla in the Capital on Friday.
But after being dropped for a few games he took revenge on Wenger with a wild lunge in a practice game.
United had looked like a team taking part in a practice game on the training pitch in the opening 45 minutes against Rovers before a much better second half earned them a 2-2 draw.
KARACHI -- The batsmen duo of Tim Seifert and Henry Nicholls banged contrasting centuries as New Zealand Board President's XI inflicted a six wickets defeat on touring Pakistan team in a practice game at Bert Sutcliffe Oval, Lincoln, near Christchurch on Sunday despite captain MisbahulHaq's century.
The Wildcats get to play a real practice game against another real basketball team.
Anyone who knows me knows that I can't stand to lose even a practice game, not even a game of cards with my friends.
Meanwhile England come into the match on the back of a morale boosting seven wicket victory over a Cricket Australia Invitational XI in a practice game and will be geared up for the challenge.

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