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French Crowd Booed Safina? Not So Nice If TRue

MJF on EPSN reported that the crowd booed Safina when she was leaving the court, anybody else see it?

If it is true, that was uncalled for..

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Re: French Crowd Booed Safina? Not So Nice If TRue

Why would they boo her?

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I wouldnt be surprised, they boo everyone It´s normal out there
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Re: French Crowd Booed Safina? Not So Nice If TRue

Par for the course.

But...did they really? I'm sure Safina wanted to win.
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Re: French Crowd Booed Safina? Not So Nice If TRue

They are confused. Going down with a fight is an stupid concept to them. The only injury they ever suffer is a shoulder injury from vigorously waving the white flag.

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Re: French Crowd Booed Safina? Not So Nice If TRue

Probably for those horrid final games. The French attendees don't take kindly to what appears to be tanking.

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Sad, but true.

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Why should she get special treatment...Everyone else has been boo'd

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Re: French Crowd Booed Safina? Not So Nice If TRue

I boo her myself when she start come on on errors.
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They used to boo Maria a lot, but somehow they like her now.

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This.

They boo'ed a couple of umpires who overruled terribly wrong line calls today and they just boo'ed Hewitt after he dared to question Chardy' serve that was out by miles.
The worst crowd in Europe (and that's including clueless Russian fans).
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For once we agree

They do have an awfull reputation, they boo anyone at any given time. They even started booing Pova because she was challenging a call...

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They keep booing everyone who questions ball marks and line calls.
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