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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However, those juicy prices are a fair reflection of both sides recent poor form.
a rapid, and surprising, transformation for the 27-year-old, who started the campaign in poor form, and was dropped by Rodgers for four games in December.
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.
She said:"This is a massive game for us, due to the bad weather conditions we have had a few weeks without fixtures giving us time to group together and really work hard to improve on our poor form.
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.
The poor form has sparked talk of an end-of-season collapse similar to last term's spectacular capitulation which saw the north Londoners surrender Champions League football to Arsenal.
The fly-half, 36 next week, is Ireland's most capped player with 128 appearances but has been in poor form this season.
ICE HOCKEY: Fife Flyers' poor form on the road continued at Hull Stingrays where they went down 5-2 for their fourth straight away defeat.
29 ( ANI ): Former India skipper Anil Kumble on Thursday asked critics of Sachin Tendulkar to take a step back and allow the veteran batsman to have his "emotional space" to decide how he would like to deal with his current poor form.