leg break


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leg break

n
(Cricket) cricket a bowled ball that spins from leg to off on pitching
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The Republic of Ireland captain (inset) returned from his horror leg break in January but then suffered a thigh injury.
Coleman played 58 minutes for the Under-23s side last week, his first match since suffering a double leg break while representing Ireland in March last year.
Williams had claimed that the leg break was "a freak accident".
The 2015 AX Pro champ Thomas Ramette claimed the opening win in the main event at Manchester - but Soubey insists he is fully fit after his leg break over a year ago and is targeting the PS100,000 top prize.
BRYAN OVIEDO has stunned Everton with his 'remarkable' progress as he fights to recover from a double leg break in time to fulfil his World Cup dream, says Roberto Martinez.
Isobel says he only reacted with such anger because Bremner fouled him in his first game back after a double leg break.
Like Jamie Codd, who was one of the first people to contact me after the leg break, I am just itching to get back.
Valencia has recovered from the horror leg break he suffered back in September.
Toon manager Alan Pardew had hoped to be able to include French winger Hatem Ben Arfa in the squad for the first time since October 3, when he suffered a double leg break at Manchester City, but he has had a setback in training and is unlikely to figure until the new season.
Summary: Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits Aaron Ramsey may never overcome the psychological impact of his horrific leg break.
Eduardo has been out for a year after a horrific leg break, but came off the subs bench for Croatia to set up Niko Kranjcar in his country's 2-1 midweek friendly win in Romania.