September 15, 2022 9:26 pm
In the long Twitter post, Halep said she was close to ending her tennis career in February because she didn't believe she could get back into the top 10.
August 15, 2022 5:10 pm
Halep won her ninth WTA 1000 event in Toronto, while Carreno Busta won his first in Montreal.
August 14, 2022 8:16 am
The 15th-seeded Halep won the tournament in Montreal in 2016 and 2018.
August 13, 2022 9:51 am
Two-time champion Simona Halep beat Coco Gauff 6-4, 7-6 (2) to enter the semifinals.
July 06, 2022 10:15 pm
Halep injured her calf more than a year ago, forcing her to withdraw from the French Open and Wimbledon. She started working with Patrick Mouratoglou, the former coach of Serena Williams, in April.
July 06, 2022 11:56 am
Coaches in tennis lead one of the odder existences in sports. Some players go for long periods without even using a coach. Those who do can see their coaches sitting courtside mere feet away as they play, but coaches can’t speak other than providing encouragement during the matches at the most important tournaments.
July 06, 2022 2:29 pm
Handed a difficult draw and given a cold shoulder by Wimbledon, the Romanian's thumping 6-1, 6-2 win against fourth seed Paula Badosa reminded everyone of her stature and ability.
July 04, 2022 11:34 pm
Halep beats fourth-seeded Paula Badosa 6-1, 6-2 on Centre Court to return to the Wimbledon quarterfinals and extend her winning streak at the All England Club to 11 matches.
June 28, 2022 10:18 pm
The cancellation of the tournament in 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic and a calf injury last year meant the 30-year-old Romanian never got to defend the Venus Rosewater Dish.
May 27, 2022 8:43 am
Former world number one Simona Halep crashed out in the second round of the French Open. Stefanos Tsitsipas was again made to work hard for victory. Liverpool forward Sadio Mane will reveal his future plans only after Saturday's Champions League final against Real Madrid.
June 10, 2017 11:42 pm
Jelena Ostapenko created history after defeating Simona Halep in straight sets and clinched her first French Open, also her first Grand Slam. The 20-year old came back after losing the first set 6-4 and went onto win the last two sets comprehensively 6-4, 6-3.