bad break


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bad break

[¦bad ′brāk]
(graphic arts)
In type composition, the setting of the first line of a page beginning with only a portion of a word or containing only a single word.
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# BAD BREAK Simon Green cheers for the Ravens from the comfort of his sofa after dislocating his left leg.
Christys Bolt was the only one to suffer an injury and unfortunately it looks a very bad break. I doubt if he'll ever run again."
The writer and comedian has slimmed down with a diet and tough fitness regime despite the fact he is still recovering from a bad break to his arm.
He went for the par-five 13th green in two and caught a bad break when his ball took a bounce and went off the back of the green.
The teenager broke the both tibia and fibula in his right leg - five breaks in all - but was reassured by Cisse, who himself suffered a bad break last season, it wouldn't be too long before he was back in action.
Wolves promoter Chris Van Straaten said: "I had a telephone call from Sweden telling me the bad news and in Mikael's case it sounds like a bad break."
FOX'S BAD BREAK Steven Fox, one of three jockeys who were down at the final fence in the amateur riders' chase at Cheltenham, was found to have fractured a shoulder.
He went for the par-5 13th green in two and caught a bad break when his ball took a bounce and went off the back of the green.
Talbot hit the comeback trail after suffering a bad break on his second spell debut against Bradford Park Avenue in October.
Boro's senior physio Grant Dowie admits it is a bad break but is confident Christie will not face a complicated rehabilitation.
Boss Stephen Kenny told Mirror Sport last night: "It's a complicated break, a bad break. It's not just a case of putting him in a cast and job done.