poor form

poor form

Behavior or actions that are considered socially inappropriate, distasteful, or rude. It is generally acknowledged that pointing out a person's flaws in public is quite poor form.
See also: form, poor
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But poor form saw the Glaswegian pass round two just once in his next seven, before beating Stuart Bingham 4-1 to set up a last-eight clash with Ding Junhui today.
Jarrow Roofing put an end to their poor form with a 3-1 verdict at Shildon.
The discussion around the Blues this week has been the poor form of Alvaro Morata but Antonio Conte still has an impressive side that won't go down this week in the FA Cup.
Summary: Adelaide [Australia], Dec 3 (ANI): Australian batsman Shaun Marsh, who was dropped from the team on account of poor form, answered the selectors with his unbeaten 126, helping Australia reach 442/8 on Day Two of the day-night Ashes test in Adelaide, on Sunday.
JOE SAYS: Rafa Benitez returns to the Bridge with his Newcastle side in woefully poor form and they are a whopping 12/1 to win at lunchtime.
LEEDS strike me as a side who might be less affected by injury and poor form than most.
However, those juicy prices are a fair reflection of both sides recent poor form.
It just became a bit of a media uproar, the whole sacking, it just seemed a bit unnecessary when every other player in the history of the game just gets dropped for poor form," Broad said yesterday.
NIGERIAN Premier League side Crown FC have come up with a novel approach to a run of poor form - they got rid of 12 of their players.
MANAGER Alan Pardew blames injuries for Newcastle United's poor form, writes STUART RAYNER.
Justin Edinburgh's men have been in poor form and have just one win in their last 13 outings in League Two.
Manchester United legend Peter Schmeichel has urged David Moyes to offload five to six first team players in January as the Dane believes they are the reason for the club's poor form this season.
What I did note, though, was the poor form of Nikica Jelavic.
Sydney: Left-hander Shaun Marsh is targeting a Test call-up for Australia's home Ashes series this year, looking to capitalise on the poor form of Phil Hughes, Ed Cowan and Usman Khawaja.
But there was no upturn in fortunes for McIlroy, whose poor form this year has seen him surrender the world number one spot to Tiger Woods.