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An accident on court? (5)


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'an accident' is the definition.
(smash is a kind of accident)

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(Other definitions for smash that I've seen before include "Overhead tennis shot" , "defeat" , "Break completely" , "Ruin; big (success)" , "Break like a glass or cup" .)

I've seen this clue in the Evening Standard.
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