Stories tagged: Simona Halep
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 9:07 p.m.
Simona Halep in line for No. 1 after Cincinnati semifinal win
Simona Halep moved within a victory of the No. 1 ranking. The second-ranked Halep needed just 54 minutes to cruise past Sloane Stephens 6-2, 6-1 in the Western & Southern …
Sat., June 10, 2017, 12:07 p.m.
Simona Halep misses another chance to win Grand Slam title
Simona Halep looked to be on the verge of claiming her first Grand Slam title as well as the No. 1 spot. Then it all fell apart.
UPDATED: Sat., June 10, 2017, 11:17 a.m.
Unseeded, just 20, Jelena Ostapenko wins French Open for 1st title
Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia used bold strokes and an unbending will to come back and stun No. 3 Simona Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in an enthralling French Open final …
Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Venus Williams advances, Simona Halep out on Australian Open’s first day
Venus Williams went onto Rod Laver Arena right after Shelby Rogers’ upset win over fourth-seeded Simona Halep, a result which sent the former French Open finalist out in the first …
Sun., July 31, 2016, 6:04 p.m.
Halep beats Keys to take Rogers Cup
Simona Halep of Romania defeated American Madison Keys 7-6 (2), 6-3 to win the $4.7 million women’s Rogers Cup on Sunday.
Wed., July 1, 2015
Upstarts Bouchard, Halep fail to make it out of Wimbledon’s first round
LONDON – A year ago at Wimbledon, Eugenie Bouchard and Simona Halep met in a semifinal showcasing two of tennis’ up-and-coming stars. Bouchard was only 20, Halep 22. Bouchard won …
Tue., Aug. 26, 2014
Murray toughs it out
NEW YORK – Spinning in 70 mph second serves, grabbing at his hamstring during points, Andy Murray gritted his way through head-to-toe cramps to win at the U.S. Open. Murray …
Thu., July 3, 2014
Defending champion Murray loses in straight sets to Dimitrov
LONDON – The silence at Centre Court made abundantly clear that Andy Murray’s time as Wimbledon champion was coming to a close. Out of sorts from the start of his …
Sun., June 8, 2014
Sharapova outlasts Halep in French Open women’s final
PARIS – Nothing came easily for Maria Sharapova in the French Open final. Serves hit by her surgically repaired shoulder often missed the mark, resulting in 12 double-faults. Shots that …