Definition of free ball in English:

free ball

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noun

Snooker
  • The option to nominate any ball as the object ball when snookered as a result of a foul stroke.
    More example sentences
    • Doherty then finds himself in trouble when a foul gives Hendry a free ball brown, which he slots in.
    • James had produced a notable first in the match, a 16-red 135 total clearance that began with a free ball.
    • Normally the maximum is 147, but on this occasion Burnett got a free ball as an extra red.

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