Simona Halep was decisive in winning the Davis Cup tie against the defending champions (Czech Republic).
The Romanian team was the underdog in the tie, but eventually they managed to win 3-2. Simona Halep was decisive in this feat as she defeated Katerina Siniakova 6-4 6-0 and Karolina Pliskova 6-4 5-7 6-4. Mihaela Buzarnescu lost both singles against Pliskova (6-1 6-4) and Siniakova (6-4 6-2).
Everything went down to the decisive doubles that Irina Begu and Monica Niculescu won 6-7-6 (2) 6-4 6-4.
Team Romania will face Team France in the semifinal (20-21 April).
— Simona Halep (@Simona_Halep) February 10, 2019
This is what it means to a tennis player to play @FedCup & @DavisCup for your country. A view from the Romanian player bench as they suffer through match point ☺️
One team. One goal. All in. pic.twitter.com/Wgkv6NftnD
— Darren Cahill (@darren_cahill) February 10, 2019
You sent us the positive energy to win and we sent you for your fed cup team 😝 💪🏼💪🏼💪🏼 thanks D !!! Thanks from our team too 🤗 @darren_cahill
— Simona Halep (@Simona_Halep) February 11, 2019
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