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vital point

The point in the medulla oblongata close to the floor of the fourth ventricle, the puncture of which causes instant death owing to destruction of the respiratory center.
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Stafford Town earned a vital point in a goalless draw at Barwell, but Kynpersley are back in the relegation dog-fight following their 4-1 drubbing at Quorn.
But substitute Alex Dyer scored within minutes of coming on before on-loan Johnson earned a vital point in injury time.
Paris St Germain snatched a vital point in a 1-1 draw with Monaco as Paul Le Guen's side continue to battle relegation.
But the crown green sport knows no such thing and Horsfield got the vital point at the last exciting moment of a thriller which both players deserved to win and neither deserved to lose.
LUTON boss Joe Kinnear bemoaned his side's luck after they came away from the JJB Stadium with a vital point that keeps their promotion hopes alive.
MACCLESFIELD keeper Steve Wilson made his second dreadful mistake in two games to hand Exeter a vital point in their relegation six-pointer.
Sedgemere Sports & Social grabbed a vital point with a scoreless draw against Smethwick Hall OB.
Bristol City salvaged a vital point with a 2-2 draw at fellow Championship newcomers Blackpool.
KANU'S spectacular miss on Sunday didn't just cost West Bromwich Albion a vital point, it also cost two Aberdeen punters thousands of pounds.
It has left the club in crisis but a patched-up side, again ravaged by injury and suspension, held out for a vital point.
EVERY point is a vital point in the first leg of the Craven Shield final at Brandon tonight (7.30pm).
READING manager Steve Coppell blasted referee Peter Walton - as his 10 men battled to a vital point.