Feb 142014

Tennis player Simona Halep of Romania unveiled a great performance on Friday as she won 6-2, 6-0, over Italian athlete and World’s no. 7, Sara Errani, to qualify in the semi-finals of the Premier 5-category tennis tournament from Doha (Qatar Total Open 2014) with prizes totaling 2,440,070 dollars. (scroll down for video – full match)

Simona Halep, 7th seeded and 10th WTA, needed just 53 minutes to join the four best female players of the competition.

Halep plays the semifinal on Saturday, when she is set to meet the winner of the match between Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland, 2nd seeded and 4th WTA, and Yanina Wickmayer (Belgium), 72nd WTA.

UPDATE1: Simona Halep beats Radwanska to play Qatar Final against Angelique Kerber

UPDATE2: Simona Halep WINS Qatar Open 2014 after thrashing Angelique Kerber

“I think it was the best match of my career. I knew she [Errani] was a good and tough player, and I wanted to make a very good match. I’m stronger now than last year, stronger mentally,” said Simona Halep after the game.

The qualification in the semifinals, brings Simona Halep 350 WTA points and a 110,100 check.

VIDEO: Simona Halep Vs. Sara Errani, Doha quarter final, Qatar Total Open



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