Simona Halep beats Shuai Zhang 7-64 6-1 in the quarter in London on Tuesday. Halep will try to go further in the tournament when she will face Elina Svitolina in the semifinal.

Score, report, and key facts

1st set.

Zhang came out strong at the beginning of the set after breaking Halep in the 2nd game (2-0) before consolidating her break and lead 3-0. Yet, the Romanian refused to bow to find the way the comeback to break the Chinese in the 7th (3-4) game before winning the set at the breaker at 4.

2nd set.

Simona won the set after she broke the Chinese in the 4th (3-1) and in the 6th (5-1) game. That was enough for the Romanian to win the set because she didn’t drop her serve in the rest of the set.

Shuai was completely wiped out in the last 5 games of the set (from 1-1 to 6-1)

After this contest, the head to head between Halep and Zhang is 2-2.

Highlights Simona Halep vs. Shuai Zhang Wimbledon – London

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Halep’s Interview

1st
Halep
Zhang
7-6
7
6
6
6
5
6
5
5
4
5
4
4
3
4
2
4
1
4
1
3
0
3
0
2
0
1
2nd
Halep
Zhang
6-1
6
1
5
1
4
1
3
1
2
1
1
1
1
0

Next Match: Simona Halep vs. Elina Svitolina – H2H and stats

Halep will take on Svitolina in the semifinal.

This will be the 9th time that Simona Halep and Elina Svitolina square off. The head to head is 4-4 for Halep and Svitolina (see full H2H stats), but they have never competed against each other on grass.

The last time that they played, Halep won 6-3 3-6 6-4 in the semifinal in Doha back in February 2019.

Simona Halep in London

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