test match


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test match

n.
A match in cricket or Rugby played by all-star teams from different countries.

test match

n
(General Sporting Terms) (in various sports, esp cricket) an international match, esp one of a series
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Noun1.test match - an international championship matchtest match - an international championship match
match - a formal contest in which two or more persons or teams compete
Translations
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testmatch
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test match

n (Cricket, Rugby) → partita internazionale

test

(test) noun
1. a set of questions or exercises intended to find out a person's ability, knowledge etc; a short examination. an arithmetic/driving test.
2. something done to find out whether a thing is good, strong, efficient etc. a blood test.
3. an event, situation etc that shows how good or bad something is. a test of his courage.
4. a way to find out if something exists or is present. a test for radioactivity.
5. a test match.
verb
to carry out a test or tests on (someone or something). The students were tested on their French; They tested the new aircraft.
test match
in cricket, (one of) a series of matches between teams from two countries.
test pilot
a pilot who tests new aircraft.
ˈtest-tube noun
a glass tube closed at one end, used in chemical tests or experiments.
References in classic literature ?
It was only at the eleventh hour that our positions were inverted by the wholly unexpected selection of Raffles for the English team in the Second Test Match.
But I do not pretend that this was one of our heavy hauls, or deny that its chief interest still resides in the score of the Second Test Match of that Australian tour.
He told them of the last test match he had seen and described the course of the game wicket by wicket.
ISLAMABAD -- The capital police on Saturday claimed to have busted another gang of bookies betting on an international cricket test match.
Yes our top order, if we can fire, it will be a good test match
To win a Test match you need 20 wickets and we have taken 20 wickets.
SUMMARIES: First Test Match, Port Elizabeth South Africa 309-9 dec (A K Markram 120, A B de Villiers 53) v Zimbabwe 68 (M Morkel 5-21) & 121 (K A Maharaj 5-59) South Africa beat Zimbabwe by an innings and 120 runs Fourth Test Match, Melbourne Australia 327 (D A Warner 103, S P D Smith 76, S E Marsh 61 S C J Broad 4-51) v England 192-2 (A N Cook 104 no).
The series commences on September 28 with a two match Test series with the second Test match of the series to be a Day Night Test match to be played at Dubai Cricket Stadium (DCS) from October 6, 2017.
Nottinghamshire this year are going to lose over PS1m because they have not had a Test match.
ENGLAND cricket team's first ever day-night Test match will be played at Edgbaston Stadium.
The Investec Test Match will take place from Thursday, August 17 to Monday, August 21 next year when England will face West Indies.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Senator Pervaiz Rashid on Sunday congratulated national cricket team for winning Oval Test match against England on August 14.