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Synonyms for collarbone

bone linking the scapula and sternum

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He broke his collarbone early in the match and then played right through the game, through extra time and even crossed for Roger (Hunt) to score the first goal.
Upon assessment ambulance staff and the medic found he had sustained a head injury and a fractured collarbone.
I bust my collarbone two weeks ago and I was back racing again.
The surgery will plate his damaged collarbone and should allow him to ride again.
When a plate and accompanying bone screws are removed due to discomfort, multiple holes are left in the collarbone.
While Sharapova is reportedly still set to line up at Melbourne Park when the year's first grand slam gets under way in less than a fortnight, the 2008 Open champion has hit a roadblock, as she withdrew from the WTA event in Queensland with an injury to her right collarbone.
Following is a list of the retirements and reasons for retirement: Hubert Dupont (FRANCE) sprained ankle, vertebrae and radius Euskaltel Mikel Astarloza (SPAIN) elbow Amets Txurruka (SPAIN) right collarbone fracture Tom Danielson (USA) shoulder Robert Hunter (SA) vertebrae Ryder Hesjedal (CANADA) hematoma hip, left knee Oscar Freire (SPAIN) broken rib Davide Vigano (ITALY) broken collarbone
BERWICK Bandits' Alex Edberg hopes to return to speedway next spring following successful surgery on his back and collarbone.
Summary: A 13-year-old boy from Australia was knocked unconscious and broke his collarbone after a humpback whale hit his dinghy with its tail.
CAL Crutchlow tried to take the positives from his 14th position in the MotoGP at Assen after he was forced to pit for a new front tyre to avoid crashing again while he nurses a broken collarbone.
Summary: Australia's Casey Stoner recovered from a shaky start to seize victory Sunday in an eventful French Grand Prix where championship hopeful Dani Pedrosa crashed out and broke his collarbone again.
Bennett, one of Ireland's most promising cyclists, suffered a broken collarbone, thigh and head injuries when he collided with a car near Windgap in County Kilkenny while out on a morning training session.
Millar crashed in the Paris-Nice "race to the sun" in March, fracturing his collarbone, which forced him to re-assess and re-schedule his season.
LOS ANGELES: Lance Armstrong s broken collarbone is worse than thought, but the seven-time Tour de France champion said Tuesday he believed he could still be fit for the Giro d Italia after surgery on Wednesday.
26 (ANI): Cycling champion Lance Armstrong's broken collarbone will take at least eight weeks to heal, a surgeon who operated on him, has said.