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    I know it's a foul to jump over a colour if you're snookered on a red or vise versa, but if you're on a red is it OK to jump the cue ball over another red to get there?

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    deliberate jump shots are not allowed ever
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    It's a foul if you jump over a red before making contact with one so it's a legal shot to jump over the pack but only if the cueball touches a red bef

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    To add to the above, it's also illegal if the cue-ball touches the first red as it jumps over it.

    Tim Dunkley (World Snooker coach)

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    Well that's as clear as mud, it's either always a foul, or it's not always a foul, provided the cueball touches a red but not the red you were jumping

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    Perhaps the official definition of a jump shot will help:

    20. Jump Shot
    A jump shot is made when the cue-ball passes over any pa

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    OK, I think I have it now, it's a foul. How about a mis-cue, when you were playing a screw shot, chipped the white, but hit the object ball? Seen as t

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    Ok thanks, very rarely happens anyway, once in a blue moon

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