unsportsmanlike


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Synonyms for unsportsmanlike

violating accepted standards or rules

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As per league rules, the reason why Ross wasn't tossed out of the game was that only technical fouls which are unsportsmanlike in nature, could merit an ejection.
But after Washington stopped on the way to the Oregon bench, placed his hands together and took a bow toward the roaring student section, a Pac-12 official flagged him for unsportsmanlike conduct.
The report further said that Issara was found guilty of five breaches of the Badminton World Federation's (BWF) code of conduct relating to inappropriate conduct, oral abuse, physical abuse, unsportsmanlike conduct and conduct contrary to the integrity of the game.
Unsportsmanlike Conduct provides another assembly of Pearls Before Swine comics and returns the familiar gang to pages filled with their latest exploits.
It reveals that many youngsters say their teammates have resorted to cheating to win, with children admitting they have seen others resorting to unsportsmanlike behaviour such as fouling, diving and time-wasting.
There was support for "sin bins", with 64% saying they would favour players to be forced to sit out a period of a match if they behaved in an unsportsmanlike manner.
The Serbian FA has denied his claims and accused Rose himself of behaving in an "inappropriate, unsportsmanlike and vulgar manner" towards its fans.
The Argentinian's pounds 36,500 prize money was taken off him and the ATP revealed today that after the match they issued him with the maximum fine of 10,000 euros for unsportsmanlike conduct.
The Argentinian's pounds 36,500 prize money was taken off him and the ATP revealed that after the match they issued him with the maximum fine of 10,000 euros for unsportsmanlike conduct.
The Argentine's pounds 36,500 prize money was taken off him and the ATP revealed yesterday that after the match they issued him with the maximum fine of 10,000 euros for unsportsmanlike conduct.
On his rest day Friday, Murray had been left fielding criticism from such as British legend Virginia Wade and French champion Henri Leconte that he had acted in an unsportsmanlike manner in his win over Jarkko Niemenen on Thursday.
The charge was subsequently changed to unsportsmanlike behaviour.
It may also bring about a serious of fines for unsportsmanlike conduct after Dallas blamed a number of their botched snaps last week on Washington players imitating the quarterback's hut-hut-hut instructions to the centre.
Bruce said: "Liverpool have got away with something today and for me it is unjust, it is unsportsmanlike and it is not in the rules of the game.
A statement from Wimbledon ref Andrew Jarrett read: "Following a review into the incident, Victor Hanescu has been fined pounds 5,000 for unsportsmanlike conduct and a further pounds 5,000 for not using best efforts at the conclusion of the match.