Definition of Test match in English:

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Test match

noun

An international cricket or rugby match.
Example sentences
  • The former Sydney City rugby league player, in only his second test match for the Wallabies, landed just one of three penalty attempts in the first-half.
  • The most difficult match in any competition is the first, and nothing can prepare a team for the change of pace required at international level like a test match.
  • I watched the best part of five evenings worth of an international test match on TV recently.

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