Yes this happened to me a few tourneys ago. I was going for like top 50 or 100 and i was around 100 or 150 and then that happened to me on my last 2 battles and i ended up like 375 or sumthing. i was pissed.
Happens to me too
click on Accelerate the fight so it is faster
This usually doesn't have anything to do with Urban Rivals it self, but your internet speed. On a bad day, everything lags for me and I sometimes end up timing out but it's not UR's fault. Try closing up some tabs/windows while playing a DT, or maybe you just need to upgrade your flash player.