As of 2005, Safin estimated he had broken more than 300 rackets in emotional outbursts.
Vercoe and Bourne were the victorious finalists at Kensington in the rackets.
The wings are of a purple-brown, as is the tail; but the rackets are black, shot with green.
We had to take our rackets off, for it was so rocky and uneven that we could not use them.
The tennis players came in sight, waving a salutation with their rackets.
The boy called to 'Merican Joe who had paused to refasten the thongs of his rackets.
As long as I ignore their rackets they accept me in their midst, talk freely with me around.
The Englishmen seemed to be enjoying themselves and they took a long time to select the rackets.
The girls flung down their rackets and ran joyfully to meet her.
"The foe was worthy of their steel—or rather, rackets," said Gwethyn to Rose Randall.
To lead a busy life professionally and socially: Monk's seesawing years, from 1935 to 1940, were spent racketing endlessly back and forth between Europe and New York, an itinerant pianist and boulevardier (1760+)
[fr early 1800s British underworld fr racket, ''noise, confusion,'' etc]