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Synonyms for unsporting

violating accepted standards or rules

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The club EST is fined with 50,000 USD (Fifty thousand US Dollars) for the use of smoke and projectiles and the unsporting behavior of their supporters, the disciplinary board also decided.
However, there is a general reluctance among bowlers to exercise this right because such a dismissal would be regarded as unsporting. Attempting to steal a run during a bowler's run up constitutes 'unfair play' -- Law 42 (12).
Caf immediately moved to suspend the two from Sunday's 2-1 win over New Stars de Douala of Cameroon in the Confederation Cup playoff first round clash at Kasarani stadium pending the case at the disciplinary board that was heard on Sunday in Cairo, Egypt.In the hearing chaired by South African Raymond Hack, his vice Osman Yassin from Djibouti and three other members, the five-bench board established unsporting behaviours from the duo thus fining the club.
Coach Mladen Krstajic and federation president Slavisa Kokeza were each fined 5,000 Swiss francs ($5,060) and warned by FIFA for "unsporting behavior due to statements made" about the referee.
It led to a diplomatic incident between the two countries over allegations of unsporting tactic.
The committee warned Al Khor President Hassan Jumaa al Mohannadi for his unsporting behaviour towards the referee in his side's match against Al Sadd in QNB Stars League.
A FIFA spokesperson said: "Following the incident which occurred during the match between England and Slovakia on September 4 2017, the English player Dele Alli has been sanctioned with a suspension for one official match and a fine of CHF 5,000 for making an offensive and unsporting gesture.
Dele Alli has been sanctioned with a suspension for one official match, and a fine of CHF 5,000 for making an offensive and unsporting gesture."
Doha: Qatar Football Association's (QFA) disciplinary committee has suspended Al Duhail head coach Djamel Belmadi for two games from the QNB Stars League and fined him QR50,000 for unsporting behaviour towards the fourth official during his side's 2-0 win over Al Arabi last week.
Following a full review of all the evidence, including a detailed analysis of the broadcast feed, referee microphone, statements and submissions on behalf of Marler by his representative Mark Milliken-Smith QC, and World Rugby, the committee found: | That Marler had used unsporting and discriminatory language towards Lee | That by his actions, he had breached World Rugby Regulation 20 and the code of conduct and brought the game into disrepute | That Marler was proactive in apologising to Lee at half-time during the match and that he subsequently issued a public and unreserved apology for his comments | That he is a person of good character and had no similar misconduct charges.
REFEREE STEPHEN MARTIN (STAFFS) 5 OUT OF 10 0 1 BORO BOOKINGS: Tomlin (unsporting behaviour) 66mins 0 2 SHEFF WED BOOKINGS: Semedo (unsporting behaviour) 66 mins, Dielna (foul on Husband) 90 STAR MEN Grant Leadbitter..................................................
"That is very different to having unsporting behaviour with violent conduct."
The German Football Federation imposed the fine Wednesday for Zidan's "unsporting behavior" after Mainz's 4-0 derby win over Kaiserslautern on Feb.
But his celebrations soon turned sour as the referee gave the goal, but produced a red card for unsporting conduct.