Simona Halep

Halep and Venus into quarters, Wozniacki falls

World No. 1 Simona Halep and Venus Williams punch their tickets to the Indian Wells quarter-finals, while Caroline Wozniacki suffers another exit at the hands of Russia's rising star Daria Kasatkina.

June 9, 2018
June 9, 2018

Halep wins French Open

Simona Halep fought back from a set and a break down to finally claim her first Grand Slam title by beating Sloane Stephens 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 in a gruelling French Open final.

March 14, 2018
March 14, 2018

Halep and Venus into quarters, Wozniacki falls

World No. 1 Simona Halep and Venus Williams punch their tickets to the Indian Wells quarter-finals, while Caroline Wozniacki suffers another exit at the hands of Russia's rising star Daria Kasatkina.

January 27, 2018
January 27, 2018

Halep says her time will come

Battle weary Simona Halep says her time will come after failing for the third time to win a Grand Slam final, admitting her body simply gave up after a draining Australian Open.

August 29, 2017
August 29, 2017

This girl's not going anywhere: Sharapova

Maria Sharapova marks her first Grand Slam appearance since her doping ban ended with a 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 victory over second seed Simona Halep at the US Open on Monday.

September 9, 2016
September 9, 2016

Serena fends off Halep

World number one Serena Williams fends off spirited Simona Halep, downing the fifth-seeded Romanian 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 to reach the US Open semi-finals.

September 8, 2016
September 8, 2016

Williams fights off Halep to reach semis

Simona Halep does something no one else was able to do against Serena Williams at the U.S. Open but still cannot not stop the world number one from advancing to the semi-finals.

July 16, 2016
July 16, 2016

Raonic, Halep opt out of Rio

Wimbledon runner-up Milos Raonic and women's world number five Simona Halep deal the Olympics tennis tournament a double blow by pulling out of Rio, citing health fears over the Zika virus.

June 1, 2016
June 1, 2016

Organisers under fire as rain rules RG

The 10th day of the French Open sees just two matches completed and resultant backlog means players, including top seeds Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams, face playing four days in a row.

June 1, 2016
June 1, 2016

Radwanska, Simona crash out

Second seed Agnieszka Radwanska and former French Open finalist Simona Halep crash out in the last 16 on another rain-hit day at Roland Garros on Tuesday.

March 21, 2015
March 21, 2015

Williams withdraws at Indian Wells, Jankovic tops Lisicki

The decision put her opponent, Simona Halep, into the final against Jelena Jankovic, who beat Sabine Lisicki in three sets.