Halep defeat proves Roland Garros is tougher than the rest

2019-06-06 14:45

Simona Halep's shock quarter-final loss to teenager Amanda Anisimova illustrated again that the Roland Garros title is the hardest of all the Slams.

Defending champion Halep reaches quarters with 45-minute thrashing

2019-06-03 18:33

Defending champion Simona Halep has reached her fourth French Open quarter-final on Monday with a 45-minute thrashing of Polish teenager Iga Swiatek.

Reigning champion Halep stumbles into French Open round 3

2019-05-30 21:09

Defending champion Simona Halep stuttered into the French Open third round, needing four match points to seal a win over Poland's Magda Linette.

Osaka, Halep open Roland Garros campaigns

2019-05-28 07:28

World No 1 Naomi Osaka begins her French Open campaign looking to take another step closer to a third successive Grand Slam title.

Osaka clings to top spot in WTA rankings

2019-05-13 13:44

Naomi Osaka narrowly retained her No 1 ranking ahead of Simona Halep after the Romanian missed the chance to reclaim top spot following defeat in the Madrid Open final.

Halep beats Bencic to reach Madrid final, Djokovic gets free pass

2019-05-10 18:18

Simona Halep closed in on a return to the top of the world rankings after beating Belinda Bencic to advance to the Madrid Open final.

Kvitova snatches world No 2 spot from Halep

2019-04-29 12:55

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic snatched world No 2 spot from Romanian rival Simona Halep in the latest WTA rankings.

Halep pulls out of WTA tournament in Stuttgart

2019-04-23 14:25

World number two Simona Halep has pulled out of this week's WTA tournament in Stuttgart with a hip injury.

Halep rides wave of emotion as Fed Cup semis sit on knife-edge

2019-04-20 16:53

Simona Halep outclassed Kristina Mladenovic to give Romania a 1-0 lead in their Fed Cup semi-final against France.

Halep closes in on world No 1 Osaka

2019-04-01 13:28

Simona Halep cut the gap to world No 1 Naomi Osaka in the WTA rankings after the Romanian made the semi-finals at the Miami Open.


Djokovic sets Roland Garros last-eight record as Halep wins in 45 minutes

2019-06-03 20:55

Novak Djokovic has became the first man to reach the French Open quarter-finals for 10 successive seasons.

Defending champion Halep eases into French Open last 16

2019-06-01 12:13

Reigning champion Simona Halep cruised into the Roland Garros fourth round on Saturday with a thrashing of Ukrainian 27th seed Lesia Tsurenko.

Halep progresses in Paris despite 2nd-set blip

2019-05-28 19:50

Reigning champion Simona Halep started her French Open title defence with an ultimately comfortable victory over Ajla Tomljanovic.

'Happy' Halep feeling less pressure at French Open

2019-05-24 13:57

Reigning champion Simona Halep said that the pressure was off ahead of the start of her French Open title defence.

Bertens wins in Madrid, halts Halep push for top spot

2019-05-11 20:49

The Netherlands' Kiki Bertens pulled off a surprise victory over Simona Halep to win the Madrid Open, denying the Romanian a return to the top of the world rankings.

Halep holds off Barty to reach Madrid semis

2019-05-09 14:21

Two-time champion Simona Halep overcame Ashleigh Barty to reach her fourth Madrid Open semi-final.

Osaka 'dodged bullet' in Stuttgart as rival Halep pulls out

2019-04-23 18:45

World number one Naomi Osaka she had "dodged a bullet" after Simona Halep, her main pursuer in the WTA rankings, pulled out of the tournament in Stuttgart.

Halep puts Romania in touching distance of Fed Cup final

2019-04-21 18:00

Simona Halep battled back from a set down to defeat France's Caroline Garcia and put Romania within touching distance of a first Fed Cup final appearance since 1973.

Friendly fire for Barty, Azarenka in Fed Cup as Halep eyes final place

2019-04-19 09:43

World No 9 Ashleigh Barty will face her doubles partner and two-time major winner Victoria Azarenka in the Fed Cup semi-final.

Pliskova roars past Halep into Miami final

2019-03-29 11:03

Simona Halep missed the chance to return to world No 1 as she lost to Karolina Pliskova in Miami.

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