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A cramping Razzano held her nerve in a jittery, action-packed ninth game of the final set, which lasted 25 minutes, stretched to 12 deuces and featured five break points.There was even a moment of controversy as Razzano was penalized by the umpire for letting out a loud squeal mid-point, leading to a loud chorus of boos from the fans.The Frenchwoman took it all in her stride before finally winning the contest on her eighth match point.Such was the drama of the match that Razzano was even made to wait before she could celebrate her glorious victory as the umpire had to climb down from her chair to confirm Williamss groundstroke was long.Razzano, who lost her fiancé to a brain tumor a year ago, jumped up in joy after surviving three hours and three minutes of topsy-turvy tennis that delighted the hollering crowd in Court Philippe Chatrier.While Williams swiftly packed her bags as she digested her earliest slam exit in 47 appearances, Razzano celebrated her greatest triumph.I didnt think too much. I know I have unlimited resources.Snapback Hats Wholesale dug very deep and I knew nothing was lost, even when I had cramps in the last game, even when I was not feeling well, she told a courtside interviewer.Its the most beautiful victory in my career.I think today on the court there were two great players that gave it all, went to the limits, and I was able today to make a difference, she added in a press conference.It is composed by blackboy 2012-08-28.Sometimes I saw her on the court. She was shaking her head and saying, Its crazy. Because I was lucid, I was able to see what was happening. I knew she was thinking, Shes incredible.Williams did not mince her words.I made so many errors today which is not the game that I have been playing in the past. There is no excuse, Williams told a news conference Snapback Hats.The Boston Red Sox blunted Detroit ace Justin Verlander on the way to a 6-3 home victory on Tuesday Wednesday, PHL time to enjoy a positive winning record for the first time this season.Daniel Nava hit a three-run double in the fourth inning to set up a 4-0 lead that was enough for Boston to improve to 25-24 on the season.After losing 10 of their first 14 games, the Red Sox under new manager Bobby Valentine continued their slow climb back into contention in the American League East, where they now trail first-place by just 3 1/2 games.Were looking at it like weve got good momentum, Nava told reporters. Weve got things going in the right direction.There's a lot of NEFF Snapack left.