forfeit the game

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  • Friends later forfeited the game due to the use of an ineligible player.
  • If a player's mobile phone rings during play, they may immediately forfeit the game.
  • Harvard's players, supported by their coach, had voted to forfeit the game rather than play without him.
  • The loss against Minnesota was subsequently turned into a win, when Minnesota forfeited the game.
  • Without a third quarterback on their active roster, Washington had to either use a different player for that position or forfeit the game.
  • Due to a players' strike within the team, the Gladiators were unable to field enough players, and forfeited the game.
  • Bindrich refused to hand it over, saying that there was private information on the phone, and he was forfeited the game.
  • He was reportedly intoxicated and, after passing out repeatedly during the first hour of play, was forced to forfeit the game after eleven moves on technical grounds.
  • A contestant can "tap out" of a contest if they are completely unable to finish it; they essentially forfeit the game.
  • In 1941, Navy refused to play the integrated Harvard team, so its athletic director ordered home its one black player rather than forfeit the game.
  • The practical application of the rule is that if a club has not nine men ready to take the field at the hour appointed for beginning a regularly scheduled championship-game, the club short handed must forfeit the game. Cited from Spalding's Baseball Guide, by Henry Chadwick (Ed.)
  • Two days later, the Maryland-Baltimore players voted to forfeit the game, and with it the championship, to Maryland Agricultural.
  • Due to a players' strike within the Cleveland Gladiators, the Gladiators were unable to field enough players, and forfeited the game.
  • They forfeit the game and the Panthers are automatically in the semifinals against the Marines.
  • Leopards were made to forfeit the game and controversially escaped further bans despite the 1-0 scoreline being allowed to stand.
  • Both teams are outraged by the behavior of the referee, and the Boxers forfeit the game in disgust, vowing never to return to Canada.
  • A game was scheduled between the two teams in New Jersey, but the Americans' facility was booked and the replacement site picked by the team was in such poor condition that they were forced to forfeit the game by the league office.
  • Testaverde and the Jets spoke out against playing on the weekend after 9/11, and the Jets were prepared to forfeit the game rather than fly.
  • In 1980, Kansas won the game on the field, but the Big Eight Conference subsequently ordered KU to forfeit the game due to the use of a player found to be ineligible.
  • The team also won the 1959 game over Brady, but was forced to forfeit the game, the first instance in UIL football history (and only one of two such instances) where the championship was later forfeited.
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