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Simona Halep Biography

Simona Halep is youngest Romanian player in the top-100 tennis player playing on the ITF Women's Circuit and the WTA Tour. In 2008, she won the ITF $10,000 tournament in Bucharest against Stéphanie Vongsouthi, followed by a victory n the finals at Trofeo Bonfiglio. in August 2009, Halep won the $25,000 tournament in Maribor, defeating top seed Katalin Marosi of Hungary in the final. Her breakthrough on the WTA tour occurred during the 2010 Andalucia Tennis Experience on the clay courts of Marbella, Spain. Halep lost in the first round of the 2012 Australian Open after making the quarterfinals at Hobart. She then made it to the 3rd round of the 2012 Indian Wells Masters and the 2012 Miami Masters. Halep played at the 2012 Brussels Open in a tune up for the 2012 French Open where she upset former World No. 1 Jelena Jankovic in the first round.

Simona Halep Latest News & Articles

Simona Halep: Tracing her journey to the top of the world
Simona Halep: Tracing her journey to the top of the world
Simona Halep became the World No. 1 after reaching the finals of the 2017 China Open.
Muguruza, Halep ease through in Cincinnati
Muguruza, Halep ease through in Cincinnati
Garbine Muguruza, Simona Halep and Venus Williams all won in straight sets on Tuesday, at the WTA Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati.
Top 5 wins of Karolina Pliskova's career
Top 5 wins of Karolina Pliskova's career
Pliskova will dethrone Angelique Kerber as the World No. 1 upon the conclusion of Wimbledon.
Wimbledon 2017: The Top 5 WTA performers so far
Wimbledon 2017: The Top 5 WTA performers so far
Here are the Top 5 WTA performers from Wimbledon so far
Wimbledon 2017 Day 5 Review: Andy Murray makes it count
Wimbledon 2017 Day 5 Review: Andy Murray makes it count
Andy Murray dug deep to overcome Italy's Fabio Fognini in the third round.
Wimbledon 2017: Wawrinka shocked by Medvedev, Listen to Murray, Nadal and Medvedev in Day 1 review
Wimbledon 2017: Wawrinka shocked by Medvedev, Listen to Murray, Nadal and Medvedev in Day 1 review
We hear from the ecstatic 21-year-old as well as Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal, Simona Halep, Petra Kvitova and Venus Williams.
Wimbledon 2017: Top 5 favorites at the Women's Singles tournament
Wimbledon 2017: Top 5 favorites at the Women's Singles tournament
With only days away before Wimbledon commences, here are the favorites for the Women's Singles tournament
Jelena Ostapenko's French Open win was everything you'd want a maiden Slam triumph to be
Jelena Ostapenko's French Open win was everything you'd want a maiden Slam triumph to be
At the age of just 20, Ostapenko scripted history by beating the much more experienced Simona Halep in the final.
French Open 2017 final preview: Simona Halep wants to finish what she started
French Open 2017 final preview: Simona Halep wants to finish what she started
It's time for the women's singles final at the French Open!
Miami Open 2017 WTA Draw analysis: Tough road for Angelique Kerber, Karolina Pliskova has it easier
Miami Open 2017 WTA Draw analysis: Tough road for Angelique Kerber, Karolina Pliskova has it easier
The Miami Open main draw kicks off on Tuesday.
Indian Wells women's draw analysis: Can Angelique Kerber celebrate her return to No. 1 by winning the title?
Indian Wells women's draw analysis: Can Angelique Kerber celebrate her return to No. 1 by winning the title?
Angelique Kerber returns to World No. 1 ahead of Indian Wells after Serena Williams withdrew from the tournament.
Australian Open 2017: Top 5 upsets from Week-1
Australian Open 2017: Top 5 upsets from Week-1
With the first half of the Australian Open coming to an end, let's take a look at the biggest upsets of the tournament so far.
5 WTA stars to look out for at the Australian Open
5 WTA stars to look out for at the Australian Open
Five women who can make it big at the first grand slam of the season.
Kerber knocked out at Brisbane international, top 5 all lose as WTA 2017 begins
Kerber knocked out at Brisbane international, top 5 all lose as WTA 2017 begins
None of the WTA top 5 have progressed beyond the quarterfinals of their respective events.
Radwanska favourite at WTA Shenzhen Open
Radwanska favourite at WTA Shenzhen Open
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