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ball girl

n.
1. An attendant on a tennis court who is a girl or woman and who collects the ball when it is out of play.
2. A girl or woman who is in charge of the extra balls used in practice or those that are out of play, especially in baseball.
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In an unusual incident, one of Raonic's rocket serves struck a ball girl straight in face.
In an unusual incident, one of Raonic's rocket serves struck a ball girl straight in the face.After a five-minute pause for treatment, she was led off the court by a first-aid worker and the girl returned at the end of the match and shook hands with the player, who gave her a racquet.
And even our lovely ball girl (nine-year-old Peyton, the daughter of Knights' boys basketball coach John Camardella)."
A hundred young people from across LFC Foundation programmes - girls' football and Premier League Kicks - were given the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play their part in the game, taking up mascot, flagbearer, ball boy and ball girl roles on the day.
There was a time when the highest wicket-taker in the history of women's one-day international cricket was a mere ball girl in backyard cricket.
Then the ball girl was given instructions as to where to stand with the umbrella to shade Murray and his team got a running commentary.
NOVAK Djokovic brushed past Marin Cilic into Wimbledon's semi-finals then immediately apologised to the ball girl he had shouted at on Tuesday.
EAR EAR PITY poor ball girl Caroline Hall (pictured right) whose ear came a cropper when Tim Henman accidentally swiped at it in a moment of frustration at a missed volley, during the second round of the 1995 men's doubles.
The tennis game between Kate and Gerry McCann, with Madeleine acting as ball girl, is one of poignant scenes recreated by actors for tomorrow night's Crimewatch programme.
FROM "pulot girl" (ball girl) to national champion.
Llodra, 29, went crashing into the ball girl, who had been crouching between a player's courtside seat and the umpire's elevated chair.