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Racket

1. A fraudulent or otherwise illegal business practice. For example, a Ponzi scheme is a racket because no service is offered: new investors simply pay old investors.

2. A company that engages in illegal or fraudulent activities.
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Now, though, the 31-year-old is trying to take himself and his sport to another level commercially by introducing a revolutionary high-class racket.
ABOUT THE ULTRA XP The UTLRA XP line of rackets is the most powerful available to players today*.
com SWINGBALL PRO THE classic ball and racket game where players whack the tethered tennis ball up and down the metal spiral.
RACKET HIM: Wilson Pro Power 100 Tennis Racket, Sports Direct.
THE Maharashtra Police on Thursday busted a cricket betting racket in Aurangabad district, around 368 km from Mumbai, and arrested six people who were allegedly found indulging in betting on the Indian Premier League ( IPL) match between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders.
LACOSTE staged a glamorous LT12 Party at the Elements Pool Lounge, InterContinental Regency Bahrain, to help celebrate the launch of its latest limited-edition tennis racket .
PowerAngle Rackets are easy to string and conform to the official ITF Rules of Tennis.
I love the feel a smaller head provides, and larger rackets couldn't deliver the feedback I needed to be successful.
For padel, squash and racketball, rackets will be provided and people can get on court with friends, family or other people wanting to try.
19 ( ANI ): m dmi Party (P) leader Sanjay Singh on Sunday said that it was shocking that instead of going against drug deals and sex rackets in the capital, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley was indirectly supporting it in his blog.
Thiruvananthapuram: A series of reports of gold smuggling into India, mainly carried out by rackets operated by Keralites, has one common feature: A good number of the carriers of smuggled gold into India are women from northern Kerala.
However, all these previous works did not focus on the loads on the player's body when playing with powerful or easy to use rackets.