Halep beat Kerber to reach French Open semis


Romania’s Simona Halep celebrates after winning her quarter final match against Germany’s Angelique Kerber in French Open on Wednesday, 06 June. Photo: REUTERS

PARIS: Simona Halep eased past Angelique Kerber in the third set to win the match 6-7(2) 6-3 6-2 and storm into the last-four at Roland Garros for the third time in her career.

The Romanian world number one prevailed in two hours and 14 minutes to stay on course for her maiden Grand Slam title. She takes on Spain’s Garbine Muguruza next. Muguruza leads their head to head record 3-1.

Written by Prabin Bikram Katwal
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