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7 July, 2018 2:55 PM World No.1 Simona Halep Knocked Out In Wimbledon Third Round By Hsieh Su-Wei

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. It will be Hsieh's first appearance in the last 16 of a Slam where 48

1 June, 2018 3:05 PM Shrivalli misses wild card, but has fine experience

B. Shrivalli Rashmikaa missed the girls’ wild card for the French Open junior tennis championship, in a three-nation competition at Rolland Garros, but had the unforgettable experience of competing on the Grand Slam courts in Paris, and met some of the top players including Serena Williams and Simona Halep. The Indian champion of the Rendezvous Roland 33

30 May, 2018 9:31 AM French Open 2018: Serena Williams returns to action

Serena Williams has not played a major tournament since winning a 23rd title at the 2017 Australian Open, having given birth to her daughter Alexis in September. Paris: Former world number one Serena Williams returns to Grand Slam action for the first time in over 15 months, when she goes up against Czech Kristyna Pliskova in the French Open first round 331

20 May, 2018 3:41 PM Svitolina sweeps past Halep

Underlines her status as a top contender at Roland Garros Elina Svitolina underlined her status as a top favourite at Roland Garros by sweeping aside Simona Halep 6-0, 6-4 to successfully defend her Italian Open crown on Sunday. In a repeat of last year’s final at the Foro Italico, Ukrainian Svitolina, seeded fourth, was up against Halep a day after 88

30 April, 2018 11:38 PM Victoria Azarenka back in Europe after US custody battle

Paris: Former world number one Victoria Azarenka is returning to compete in Europe after a custody battle over her son prevented her from leaving the United States. The 28-year-old Belarus star confirmed she would be lining up at the Madrid Open from May 5 in a post on Twitter on Monday. "Mommy and Leo's adventures begin. Europe here we come. First stop - see you in Madrid 212

30 April, 2018 2:18 PM Simona Halep maintains top spot in WTA rankings

Madrid: Romania`s Simona Halep continued to lead the Women`s Tennis Association (WTA) singles rankings released on Monday despite exiting the Stuttgart Open in the quarter-finals. Although Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic clinched the Stuttgart Open title on Sunday after defeating the United States` wildcard Coco Vandeweghe 7-6 (7-2), 6-4, her ranking 49

29 April, 2018 6:16 PM Dominant Karolina Pliskova beats CoCo Vandeweghe to win Stuttgart title

Karolina Pliskova won her first title of the year on Sunday with a 7-6(2) 6-4 victory over American CoCo Vandeweghe in the final of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix. The dominant Czech fifth seed fired 11 aces and wrapped up the match in an hour and 56 minutes to halt Vandeweghe`s fine run in the claycourt tournament at Stuttgart. The 26-year-old Vandeweghe 45

16 April, 2018 10:54 AM Elise Mertens climbs to career-high 17th on WTA rankings

Belgian Elise Mertens climbed three places to a career-high 17th in the WTA world rankings released on Monday following her victory at the Lugano Open on Sunday. Romania's Simona Halep retained her number one position as there was no change in the top 16 after a low-key week in women`s tennis. Mertens's beaten opponent in the Swiss final, Aryna Sabalenka 40

25 March, 2018 3:02 AM World Number One Simona Halep Crashes Out Of Miami Open

Despite the defeat, Simona Halep is assured of retaining the number one spot when the rankings are updated at the end of the tournament. World number one Simona Halep tumbled out of the Miami Open on Saturday, falling 6-3, 2-6, 3-6 to Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska. The third-round defeat comes a week after Romania's Halep was toppled in the semi-finals 79

17 March, 2018 12:21 PM World No. 1 Simona Halep crashes out of Indian Wells

World No. 1 Simona Halep crashed out of the WTA Indian Wells tournament on Friday as she suffered a shocking 6-3, 6-0 upset loss to world No. 44 Naomi Osaka of Japan. The 26-year-old former champion Halep dropped to 18-2 on the season as she lasted just 64 minutes on the court with the unseeded Osaka. "I just was not ready. I missed the ball a lot and I didn`t play what I had to play," she said. "I don`t find excuses 42