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  • The match looked over but Mahut, roared on by his support group who were greeting every hold with an "allez" or a "oui monsieur", saved the first with a bold forehand and volley combination and then a second match point with a service winner.

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  • * One of the stranger moments during the Sony Ericsson was Justine Henin shouting "allez" to herself in the middle of a rally after she hit an approach shot but before her opponent, No. 2 seed Caroline Wozniacki, had a chance to reply.

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  • A signature ripped backhand across court brought a cry of 'allez' from the Belgian to underline her growing confidence and she broke for a second time to claim the set when Kleybanova double faulted.

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  • The Scot was furious and asked umpire Steve Ullrich: "It's okay for him to scream 'allez' when the ball has not crossed the net?"

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  • A signature ripped backhand across court brought a cry of 'allez' from the Belgian to underline her growing confidence and she broke for a second time to claim the set when Kleybanova double faulted.

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  • Wawrinka shouted "allez", presumably thinking he had won the point but the ball dropped in and, after the Swiss star had returned it, Murray hit the net.

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  • Petrova raced away to an early 3-0 advantage in the second set, only for Henin, punching and counter-punching and setting up winners with pinpoint accuracy and angles, to claw her way back to 3-3, prompting a string of shouts of "allez".

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  • The match looked over but Mahut, roared on by his support group who were greeting every hold with an "allez" or a "oui monsieur", saved the first with a bold forehand and volley combination and then a second match point with a service winner.

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  • A signature ripped backhand across court brought a cry of 'allez' from the Belgian to underline her growing confidence and she broke for a second time to claim the set when Kleybanova double faulted.

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  • C'est vrai que vous allez passer par Tampa pour un dégustation?

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