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Kanepi shocks Halep on day one of US Open

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88   //    27 Aug 2018, 22:04 IST
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Simona Halep

Kaia Kanepi pulled off a major upset on day one of the US Open with a straight-sets defeat of world number one Simona Halep.

Halep was blown away by the 33-year-old Estonian in the first match at the new Louis Armstrong Stadium, losing 6-2 6-4 on a warm Monday in New York.

The composed 44-ranked Kanepi outplayed the top seed with a mixture of power and precision to send shock waves around Flushing Meadows.

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