Pictures from Auckland - Heineken Open

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  1. Rhino

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    I've been at the Heineken Open this week, here are some pictures...

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    John Isner:

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    Ernests Gulbis:

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    Isner makes that racquet look like it was meant for a child.
     
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    I don't know. but Gulbis could be the next Safin! :mrgreen:
    just weird feelings...
     
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    Well he was warned for racquet abuse during his match with Granollers, that sure reminded me of Safin!
     
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    great pics, Rhino! :D
    do you use one of those big telefoto lenses?

    delpo lookin' good.
    he's playing for the first time at auckland
    today. second up on centre court.

    today will also be almagro's first match.
    first up on centre court.

    how hot is it?
     
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    plus he almost broke the hearts of his fans by seemingly throwing the match away ... and that reminds me of Safin. those fans were wtf-ing all over the place, but ernie finally pulled it out. whew!
     
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    Thanks LoveGame. no, I didn't use a special lens.
    It is pretty hot here. The sun burns you really quick in New Zealand because there is a hole in the ozone layer, a lot of people get caught out.

    The Heineken Open is a great tournament. Really well set up, and a pleasure to visit, right in the middle of Auckland city. Should be a great day here today.
     
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    Beauty.

    Thanks for the pics Rhino.
     
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    Thanks for the pics - if you have any more, keep them coming. :)
     
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    Rhino,

    Did you see the qualification games between Muller and Massu?
    I thought it's going to be tough game, but not so much.

    Talking about Isner...man, he is HUGE!
     
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    Welcome to the club

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    ha! delpo's practicing wiht a Boca training shirt. Bostero roñoso.
     
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  19. Bolivian Ace

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    Great pics, thank you.

    Del Potro seems to have grown some muscle.
     
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  20. zagor

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    Love the pics,thanks for posting them.

    Yeah,he seems like he beefed up a little.Seems like he did some hard training in off-season,good for him.
     
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    Nice pics, keep 'em coming!

    Wish I could be in NZ. Such a nice country to travel. And nice people too.
     
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    He's Argentinian, so a visit to BALCO is likely
     
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    ojo con lo que decis de Boca :)
     
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