Halep Rallies Past Muguruza To Reach Third Italian Open Final
Muhammad Rameez 1 month ago Sun 20th September 2020 | 06:50 PM
Rome, Sept 20 (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 20th Sep, 2020 ) :Top seed Simona Halep ousted Spaniard Garbine Muguruza in three sets to advance to her third final at the Italian Open on Sunday, played on front of a small number of spectators for the first time.
The Romanian dropped her second set on clay in Rome before seeing off Muguruza 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 in a battle of former French Open champions before Roland Garros in a week's time.
Halep -- the 2018 French Open winner -- will next play either Czech defending champion Karolina Pliskova, the second seed, or Marketa Vondrousova for a place in the final.
Wimbledon champion Halep extended her winning streak this season to 13 consecutive victories.