Fortunately, uncontested elections seem to be the exception rather than the norm in Boroondara.
Returning to office uncontested , the President appears to see her mandate as continuing to work in the same vein as before.
In other local parish and town council elections many are uncontested because there are more seats than candidates, or the same number.
When Italy replaced their second hooker in the 58th minute, scrums were uncontested , as for a spell was the Italian line.
The idea being that the politicians running have been there for years, are uncontested and they don't achieve anything.
Our recent history demonstrates that electing a new leader, even in an uncontested ballot, does not guarantee party unity.
By Monday, Campbell was not just the clear front-runner, an uncontested coronation seemed possible.
Because I'm a believer in democracy and I prefer a contested vote to an uncontested filling of a vacant position.
And the clear, uncontested majority of them are not worth obsessing over.
The last four come from functional constituencies in which they won uncontested elections.