match play definition

  • noun:
    • A method of scoring golf games by counting only the range holes won by each side as opposed to the quantity of strokes taken.
    • A scoring system in which points are awarded for every single opening won, rather than stroke play.
    • A knockout competitors between two solitary bowlers.
    • The playing of an aggressive match, rather than training and rehearse.
    • In golf, play in which the rating is reckoned by counting the holes lost or won on either part.
    • golf rating by holes won
  • others:
    • Enjoy where the score is reckoned by counting the holes won or lost by each part; -- distinguished from medal play.

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