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.
Recent Examples of set point from the Web
The two players stayed even in the opening set until del Potro broke Federer in the 11th game after an uncharacteristically nervous Federer double faulted at 30-30 and then left a sitter for del Potro on set point.
Two straight Florida errors gave Nebraska set point, and another Foecke kill sealed the first set for the Huskers.
Sock was 30-40 down in 12th game, and Krajinovic had his first set point.
But Youzhny got tight while serving to stay in the match and Federer had a set point.
Sock was 30-40 down in the 12th game, and Krajinovic had his first set point.
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.
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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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