Originally Posted by Goughy
It is counterintuitive and it is possibly against the natural order of sport.
but in its defense
it promotes a better contest.
Agree, it's the fairest possible method but still absolutely absurd. Imagine if they did it in football.
"****, the floodlights have failed and it's only half time!"
"Well Chelsea were 1-0 up. If both teams continued to score at that rate, Chelsea would win 2-0. Therefore we'll award this match as a 2-0 win for Chelsea."