regulation time

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Noun1.regulation time - (sports) the normal prescribed duration of a game; "the game was finished in regulation time"
athletic game - a game involving athletic activity
athletics, sport - an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
period, period of time, time period - an amount of time; "a time period of 30 years"; "hastened the period of time of his recovery"; "Picasso's blue period"
extra time, overtime - playing time beyond regulation, to break a tie
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Sanaullah saved Irfan Memorial from a defeat from Shama Muslim in semifinals after producing an equalizer in the dying minutes as the regulation time ended in a 1-1 draw.
Asysa won the title after edging City Stars 7-6 on post match penalties following a barren draw in regulation time.
My goalkeeper [Faiz al Rusheidi] did very well to stop the penalty in regulation time.
South B will meet Beirut, who saw off Umeme Bees 5-3 on post-match penalties after a 1-1 draw in regulation time in another quarter-final match played at the same venue.
Galaxy, who parted ways with Mike Sithole ahead of the match, could have closed the game within regulation time, but complacency had the better of them.
The Africans had Brahim Nakach sent off for a second yellow card with just over 20 minutes remaining but held out to the end of regulation time.
SKA have lost only three of their 39 matches this season and just one of those defeats came in regulation time.
India clinched the title in a shoot-out decider after the match ended at 1-1 in regulation time.
Russia, meanwhile, nicked their third win, beating Iran 4-3 in extra time after the Group B battle for the top spot had been level 3-3 in regulation time.
Neither side could find a winner in regulation time and the match went to 30 added minutes.
Substitute Chris Martin and Leigh Griffiths both hit the crossbar with strikes after the break - but with two minutes remaining of regulation time a cross from another substitute, Ikechi Anya, was turned into his own net by Slovakia captain Martin Skrtel under pressure from Martin.
The 13-12 penalty win, after a 1-1 draw in regulation time, ultimately did Chelsea no good as they finished bottom of southern group C and went out of the Cup, with United going through in second place.

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