Halep secures second year-end No. 1 ranking
Simona Halep has secured the year-end number one ranking in the WTA standings for the second year running.
World number one Halep retires hurt from China Open
World number one Simona Halep is out of the China Open at the first hurdle, retiring with back trouble after losing the first set 6-1 to Ons Jabeur on Sunday.
Kanepi beats Halep in opening round upset
In the first major upset of the on-going U.S Open Tennis Championship, Kaia Kanepi of Estonia defeated the top seeded Simona Halep of Romania 6/2, 6/4 in the newly rebuilt Louis Armstrong Stadium. The world number one player held the first game with some difficulty. Kanepi delivered hard serves and powerful ground strokes to level…
Halep doubles up by destroying Williams in straight sets
World number one Simona Halep crushed seven time Grand Slam winner Venus Williams in straight sets on Thursday at the WTA Montreal event just hours after a delivering a marathon three-hour victory over Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
Hsieh shocks world number one Halep at Wimbledon
World number one and French Open champion Simona Halep was knocked out of Wimbledon on Saturday, losing to Taiwan's Hsieh Su-Wei 3-6, 6-4, 7-5 in the third round. Hsieh, the world number 48, battled back from 2-5 down in the final set and halted Halep who served for the match at 5-3 in the decider.…
Halep is champion at last, French team wins doubles title
Simona Halep of Romania defeated American Sloane Stephens 3/6, 6/4, 6/1 to lift the French Open trophy. The new champion is a third time lucky winner, on her third attempt in the finals of a Grand Slam event. The French pair won the men’s doubles by defeating the team consisting two players from Austria and Croatia.
French Open: Nadal, Halep, Kerber through, Anderson, Wozniacki out
Rafael Nadal raced into the quarterfinals with a 6/3; 6/2, 7/6 victory over of German Maximillian Marterer. Top-seeded woman, Simona Halep swept past Belgian Elise Mertens 6/2; 6/1.
Halep dismisses threat, Berdych loses marathon
The 2016 finalist and this year’s top seed at the on-going French Open, Simona Halep of Romania lost the first set 2-6 but rolled over Anne Riske of the United States, 6-1; 6-1 to advance to the second round of the competition. However, the men’s 17th seed, Tomas Berdych lost a marathon to France’s Jeremy…