Rome Masters Top Story WTA

Return to Roma always a pleasure for holder Halep

Defending champion Simona Halep was marvelling on Sunday at a welcome return to the Rome Masters just eight months after winning the title. The 2020 edition

Madrid Masters Top Story WTA

Mertens shocks double Madrid champion Halep

Elise Mertens overcame nine double-faults in a haphazard 4-6, 7-5, 7-5 defeat of second seed Simona Halep on Tuesday to move into the Madrid Masters

Madrid Masters Top Story WTA

Petra prevails over Russian spoiler

Three-time Madrid Masters winner Petra Kvitova pegged back Veronika Kudermetova 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 on Monday to earn the first of the quarter-final places. The Russian

Madrid Masters Top Story WTA

Halep in a gallop into Spanish third round

Simona Halep won the first nine games before China’s Zheng Saisai got a look in as the two-time champion powered into the third round of

Madrid Masters Top Story WTA

Halep achieves takeoff in Madrid altitude

Simon Halep lifted off with a 6-0, 7-5 Friday defeat of Spain’s Sara Sorribes Tormo, displaying her love of the attitude which tends to produce fast-paced

Stuttgart Top Story WTA

Simona still smiling despite Stuttgart shunt

Simona Halep remained upbeat on Saturday after absorbing a 6-3, 6-2 loss to Aryna Sabalenka which put the Belarus player into the Stuttgart final against Ash

Stuttgart Top Story WTA

Halep edging close to her Stuttgart career summit

Simona Halep moved within one match win of her best career performance at the WTA Stuttgart event, with the Romanian reaching the quarter-finals on Thursday.

Stuttgart Top Story WTA

Stuttgart title missing from Halep’s clay collection

Simon Halep hopes to fill in a missing piece of her clay trophy collection this week at the WTA Stuttgart event, the only European clay title