'Pretty dead' Halep claims 20th career title with Dubai triumph

2020-02-22 20:10

Simona Halep defeated Elena Rybakina to secure her 20th career title with victory at the Dubai Championships.

Halep stages another Dubai comeback to reach semi-finals

2020-02-20 21:35

Top seed Simona Halep had to come from behind for a second straight day, overhauling Aryna Sabalenka to reach the Dubai Championships semi-finals.

Halep helps swell coffers of bushfire relief fund

2020-02-05 14:26

Former world No 1 Simona Halep has helped swell the coffers of the bushfire relief fund following her efforts at the Australian Open.

Halep: Ferocious Melbourne heat 'killed me'

2020-01-30 11:54

Simona Halep said the fierce heat and sun "killed me" during her Australian Open semi-final defeat on Thursday.

Champion's mindset propels Halep into Melbourne semis

2020-01-29 08:51

Simona Halep warned she's playing some of the best tennis of her career as she steamed into an Australian Open semi-finals.

Halep, Muguruza close on hat-tricks in Aussie Open quarters

2020-01-28 11:44

Simona Halep and Garbine Muguruza are each chasing a hat-trick of Grand Slam titles as they head into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open.

Halep races into Australian Open quarter-finals

2020-01-27 07:02

Simona Halep surging into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open with a victory over Elise Mertens.

Halep stumps up for Australian Open win

2020-01-23 12:34

Simona Halep said she dreaded to think how much money she owed her coach after victory over qualifier Harriet Dart in the Australian Open second round.

Halep knocked out in Adelaide

2020-01-16 07:32

Simona Halep will head into the Australian Open with room for improvement after being upset by Aryna Sabalenka in Adelaide.

Halep mounts raging comeback for win over Andreescu

2019-10-28 18:14

Simona Halep saved a match point in the second set and then powered to a rousing comeback victory over Bianca Andreescu at the WTA Finals.


Halep in hurry to set up Dubai final clash with Rybakina

2020-02-21 20:53

Simona Halep pounded out a defeat of US qualifier Jennifer Brady to move into a second career final at the Dubai Championships.

Halep battles past Jabeur in Dubai

2020-02-19 20:22

Top seed Simona Halep needed four match points to defeat Tunisia's Ons Jabeur to reach the quarter-finals of the WTA Dubai Championships.

Muguruza happy to fly under radar - and into Aussie Open final

2020-01-30 13:14

Garbine Muguruza said she revelled in the underdog role after the unseeded former world No 1 battled into her first Australian Open final.

Unseeded Muguruza beats Halep to reach Australian Open final

2020-01-30 10:01

Unseeded Garbine Muguruza defeated fourth seed Simona Halep to set up an Australian Open final with surprise-package Sofia Kenin.

Resurgent Muguruza sets up Halep semi-final

2020-01-29 06:24

Garbine Muguruza underlined her return to form by reaching the Australian Open semi-finals, setting up a clash with Simona Halep.

Djokovic, Nadal, Halep pay tribute to Kobe Bryant

2020-01-27 13:38

Tennis superstars Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal have paid tribute to basketball legend Kobe Bryant following a tragic helicopter crash.

Halep avoids shocks to ease into Melbourne last 16

2020-01-25 06:58

Two-time Grand Slam champion Simona Halep avoided becoming the latest big casualty at the Australian Open on Saturday.

Halep braves falls, sore wrist to make winning Melbourne start

2020-01-21 13:33

Two-time Grand Slam champion Simona Halep survived a couple of tumbles and a sore wrist before surging into the Australian Open second round.

Tennis in 2019: Nadal on top as new faces make mark in women's game

2019-12-17 10:33

Rafael Nadal finished the season on top of the world to give the men's rankings a familiar look but a new crop of women is showing the old guard can be overthrown.

Halep dumped out of China Open in Round 2

2019-09-30 11:42

Simona Halep was beaten in the second round of the China Open by Russia's Ekaterina Alexandrova with the Romanian appearing to struggle with a back injury.

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