semi-final


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semi-final

[ˈsemɪˈfaɪnl] Nsemifinal f
they went out in the semi-finalslos eliminaron en las semifinales

semi-final

(semiˈfainl) noun
a match, round etc immediately before the final. She reached the semi-finals of the competition.
ˌsemi-ˈfinalist noun
a person, team etc competing in a semi-final.
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Bishops last night beat Stokesley in the semi-final.
DANIELA Hantuchova revealed she is expecting a difficult semi-final in the AEGON International at Eastbourne after she beat the returning Venus Williams in the quarter-final.
Trevor Liversidge, a former winner from Golcar Conservative Club, is the only outsider in the last four and he will play Haydn Corbett in the first semi-final.
Louise Helyer, who missed out on the final in Kent because of illness, led the way by finishing sixth in semi-final A.
HOLDERS Broadstreet face a possible repeat of last season's final at the semi-final stage of the Coors Warwickshire Cup.
EVERTON will face holders Chelsea in a two-legged semi-final of the Carling Cup next month.
The Bees have become only the third club from outside England's top division to reach a semi-final, emulating Northampton (1990) and London Irish (1996).
Kerry have not beaten Meath in their last three meetings, the All-Ireland semi-final, the 2000 league semi-final and the 1999 league quarter-final.
Created and executive produced by Elvin Ross, CEO of SONHO Entertainment, "Gospel Dream" will showcase the best in emerging gospel music talent with auditions in seven cities, culminating in a semi-final round and season finale that will both be held in Atlanta, GA.
905 net run-rate ratio at points table for semi-final race in the second round of National T-20 Cricket Cup 2016 continued at Multan Cricket Stadium.
TUNIS, (TAP) - Club Africain, title holders, qualified for the semi-final of the 37th African Clubs Championship of Handball, after beating Morocco's Wided Smara 25-23, at a quarter-final game played, Tuesday evening in Nador (Morocco).
143,570 Attendance at the Hibs v Rangers Scottish Cup last-four clash in 1948 - still a world record for a semi-final.