Examples of set point in a Sentence
He won with an ace on his second set point.
He won with an ace on set point.
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Sock was 30-40 down in the 12th game, and Krajinovic had his first set point.
Minutes later, on her second set point, Muguruza pinned Williams deep in the corner and forced her to net a tough backhand.
The Seawolves trailed at set point before a Johnson kill tied the game at 24-24.
Federer jumped out to a 3-0 lead and had four set points, including one after del Potro double faulted at 6-6.
But there was more drama in the fourth, when Querrey fought off a match point at 6-5, then held a set point at 7-6 with a chance to send it to a fifth.
In set two, Creek (21-17) raced to a 7-1 lead, but Falls battled back and had a set point at 24-23.
Anderson’s big serve was a big boost in the third set, allowing him to hold for 5-2 and to win the set on his third set point.
Olivia Turner's kill for set point gave Seattle Pacific the win and forced a fifth game.
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Definition of set point for English Language Learners
tennis : a situation in which one player or team can win the set by winning the next point; also : the point that must be won to win a set
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