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Marina Erakovic of New Zealand takes a drink during a break in her second round match against  Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

Marina Erakovic of New Zealand takes a drink during a break in her second round match against Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

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