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Ball

A slang term in Hong Kong for $1 million. The term is most common in Hong Kong securities exchanges and other trading platforms. See also: Hong Kong dollar.
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Referee Stuart Dougal, who started the game waving yellow cards at Ball, John Hartson and Lubomir Moravcik, appeared to have booked Konterman for the foul but he didn't.
The son of the wealthy South Carolina merchant and plantation owner, Henry Laurens and his wife Eleanor Ball, John was educated in Geneva and studied law at the Inns of Court in London.
Six runs later, giant seamer Tremlett took a wicket with his fourth ball, John Sadler taking a fine diving catch at cover to dismiss left-hander Gautham Gambir.
With each thwack of a golf ball, John McNair paused and looked to the sky to watch where the shot landed.
Electronic Arts, EA, EA SPORTS, EA SPORTS BIG, EA GAMES, Off the Ball, John Madden Football, and MVP Baseball are trademarks or registered trademarks of Electronic Arts Inc.
Although the school is organising events to commemorate its 50 years, including a grand ball, John Hall thought ex-pupils would be keen to meet up, visit their old school and compare notes.