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SHORTHANDED PLAY [1 record]

Record 1 2011-01-24

English

Subject field(s)
  • Team Sports (General)
DEF

A situation in a team when one player or more is given a penalty.

CONT

A shorthanded team cannot be called for icing.

CONT

For very serious offences or after a third caution, a player will be punished with a red card and must return to the changing rooms immediately. After two minutes of numerical inferiority, this player's team may bring on a new player.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Sports d'équipe (Généralités)
DEF

Situation temporaire d'une équipe lorsqu'un ou plusieurs joueurs se voient attribuer une punition.

CONT

L'objectif de l'avantage numérique est de marquer un but lorsqu'une équipe adverse joue en désavantage numérique à la suite d'une punition.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Deportes de equipo (Generalidades)
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