1.A second match or game between two sports teams or players.
‘The championship game was a rematch of last year's final, as it pitted the two top seeds against each other.’
‘Hagler always won rematches and beside, he would not have made the same mistakes twice.′
‘The two teams play a rematch this weekend as the major semi final.′
‘On paper, the four contests, all of them rematches of regular-season games, certainly seem like they′ll be worth the price of admission.′
‘Barry had turned down several hundred thousand dollars for a rematch with Holyfield immediately after the 1984 Olympics.’