Halep, Federer, Chung through to semi-finals
Even when he is out of the tournament, Rafael Nadal has relevance as his exit throws up Roger Federer as favourite to defend the title he won last year.
Chung stuns Djokovic, Kerber halts Hsieh
The second week kicked off with epic battles that pitted Europe and Asia. The results were evenly shared. Hyeon Chung offered the people of South Korea cause for jubilation as he continued his conquering ways by defeating Novak Djokovic 7/6(7); 7/5; 7/6(3). In the other inter-continental clash, Germany’s Angelique Kerber found a way to survive…
Chung upsets Zverev, Halep scrapes through
Korea’s Hyeon Chung defeated Alexander Zverev of Germany, 5-7; 6/4; 67; 6-3; 6-0 in the biggest upset in the Men’s draw while top seeded Simona Halep of Romania scraped through to victory over American Lauren Davis 6/4; 4/6; 15/13 in a battle that lasted almost four hours.