Bertens beat Halep in their only meeting on clay in 2012.
Simona Halep shrugged off a mystery achilles problem to ease past Kiki Bertens and into Wimbledon's fourth round where she will meet either Madison Keys or Alize Comet.
Fourth-ranked Simona Halep advances to the Italian Open final and extends her clay-court winning streak to 10 matches with a 7-5, 6-1 victory over Kiki Bertens
ROME, May 21 (Reuters) - Elina Svitolina won the women's singles at the Italian Open final to claim her fourth title of the season on Sunday after her opponent Simona Halep sunk without trace in the final set.
May 20 (Reuters) - French Open champion Garbine Muguruza retired with a neck injury at the Italian Open on Saturday with Ukraine's Elina Svitolina going through to a final against Romania's sixth seed Simona Halep.