Seventh seed Konta, who beat Halep in the quarter-finals at Wimbledon in July, did not go quietly, saving a series of match points and keeping Halep on court for almost two hours.
Eugenie Bouchard is heading to her first Grand Slam final after beating No. 3 seed Simona Halep in straight sets, 7-6 (5), 6-2, in the 2014 Wimbledon semifinals. Halep and Bouchard are two of the most promising players on the WTA To...
Konta produced a gritty 3-6 7-6 (9/7) 6-2 win over third seed Simona Halep to reach her third semi-final of 2017, though she was staring defeat in the face with Halep serving for the match in the second.
LONDON, July 20 (Reuters) - The epic quarter-final between Britain's Johanna Konta and Romanian Simona Halep drew a record peak audience for a Wimbledon women's match on BBC television, figures released on Thursday showed.
Aug 19 (Reuters) - Second seed Simona Halep will face Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza in the final of the Cincinnati Open after they both won their semi-finals easily on Saturday.