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Grass

A slang term for $10 in Hong Kong. Bowl and stripe are equivalent terms. See also: Hong Kong dollar.
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Hansen and his men are building towards a Test showdown against world heavyweights New Zealand on the ground on Saturday and the cut-up, grassless nature of the pitch is a major concern for both sides.
The case arose after a member of the public complained to the RSPCA and Jockey Club about the condition of the three horses out in a grassless, muddy field at the end of February.
Now his sights are on a huge pay goal; BELLY LAUGH: Becks shares a joke with a hefty opponent; WEALTH OF TALENT: France and Manchester United keeper Barthez celebrates a goal for the millionaires' team with, left to right, del Piero, Beckham, Zidane, Raul and Kluivert; STARDUST: Beckham strides out on to the grassless pitch; GOALDEN: Hero Zidane
Okay, so not a single member of the England tour party has ever experienced a Test in Pakistan and they will be playing in alien conditions on a grassless wicket that negates their strength in seam bowling.
Stenny boss Terry Christie wanted that match called off because of a frozen strip under the main stand and ref McCurry was particularly worried about that same hard and grassless area last night.
However, considering the grassless MA Chidambaram Stadium pitch -- and Dhoni's well- known penchant for spinners and spinfriendly pitches at home -- the bowling attack would surely be packed with slow bowlers.
A SMALLHOLDER who allowed three of her sheep to starve in a grassless field in Warwickshire has been prosecuted.
1972: The Ashes were retained by England in the fourth Test at Headingley, where Derek Underwood spun them to victory on a controversial grassless pitch inside three days.
WEALTH OF TALENT: France and Manchester United keeper Barthez celebrates a goal for the millionaires' team with, left to right, del Piero, Beckham, Zidane, Raul and Kluivert; BELLY LAUGH: Becks shares a joke with a hefty opponent; STARDUST: Beckham strides out on to the grassless pitch
Sehwag and Gambhir provided a solid launch pad to India's innings a 134- run partnership, making course of the match largely clear -- the team that will tackle better will win on a completely grassless pitch that is already showing signs of breaking up.
FACED with the prospect of playing the first 15 games of the new season away from home or muddling through on a grassless pitch resembling The Somme, City bosses plump for the latter.
Muralitharan toiled away with little success on a firm, grassless pitch after the visitors won the toss.