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Relive how Caroline Wozniacki beat Simona Halep in a gruelling Australian Open final to seal her first Grand Slam title. Wozniacki wins first Grand Slam title 7-6 3-6 6-4. Dane regains world number one ranking. Both players needed treatment. Heat rule applied after second set. Live Reporting. By Alex Bysouth. All times stated are UK. Get involved. Get involved. Twitter: Use the hashtag #bbctennis.
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Caroline Wozniacki won her first Grand Slam title, and went to the top of the women’s rankings, after beating Simona Halep in an excellent Australian Open final. Updated. Play Video. 1:55. Wozniacki beats Halep to win Australian Open – video highlights. Simon Burnton. @Simon_Burnton. And that is very much that. A great final ends with a new champion and a new world No1, Caroline Wozniacki returning to the top of the rankings after a six-year gap. It’s been a blast. Bye!
Caroline Wozniacki defeated No. 1 Simona Halep 7-6(2), 3-6, 6-4 after two hours and 50 minutes to win the 2018 Australian Open title, the first Grand Slam of her career. With the win, Wozniacki will reclaim the WTA World No. 1 ranking exactly six years since she last held it, a WTA Rankings record for time in between stints at No.1. Relive all of the action from the match below. You May Like.
Diferența din clasamentul WTA dintre Simona Halep și Caroline Wozniacki este de doar 330 de puncte. Câștigătoarea turneului Australian Open 2018 va fi recompensată cu 2.000 de puncte WTA și 4 milioane de dolari australieni, echivalentul a 3,23 milioane de dolari. Simona Halep și Caroline Wozniacki au avut, până acum, șase meciuri disputate, dintre care patru câștigate de daneză. Hai Simona! Poate vrei mai multe articole despre: Australian Open Caroline Wozniacki Eurosport Simona Halep. Articole similare. Simona Halep, clip despre momentul care a emoționat-o în primele două luni din an. Simona Halep
Caroline Wozniacki n'a fait qu'une bouchée de Simona Halep. Par Eurosport - Le 25/10/2017 à 16:08. avant-match. En direct / live. Simona Halep - Caroline Wozniacki WTA Finals - 25 octobre 2017. WTA Finals - Suivez en live la rencontre de Tennis opposant Simona Halep et Caroline Wozniacki. Ce match se déroule le 25 octobre 2017 et débute à 13:30. Eurosport propose pour cette rencontre un suivi en direct pour connaître l'évolution du score et les principaux faits. Consultez la fiche détaillée pour Simona Halep, ainsi que celle pour Caroline Wozniacki. Découvrez également toute l&a
The Caroline Wozniacki vs Simona Halep Final 2018 Australian Open tennis will be held at the Rod Laver Arena Arena in Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia. The Halep has won 16 career titles and $20 million in prize money while Wozniacki 27 titles and $26 million. Don’t forget to watch S. Halep vs C. Wozniacki women’s singles final 2018 live online on your mobile devices across the world. Subscribe here to get our premium service and enjoy Australian open 2018 final live streaming without any downtime. Match: Simona Halep vs Caroline Wozniacki Event: 2018 Australian Open Women’s Singles Final
Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki celebrates winning her match against Romania's Simona Halep. Edgar su/reuters. Neil Diamond's "Sweet Caroline" played over the stadium speakers as the 27-year-old Danish player carried the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup around Rod Laver Arena. Wozniacki lost two U.S. Open finals -- in 2009 and 2014 -- and Halep lost two French Open finals before their meeting at Melbourne Park. It was the first time in the Open era that players ranked No. 1 and 2 were meeting in a major final without either having won a Grand Slam title. So the pressure was on
CAROLINE Wozniacki’s painful wait is over after tennis’s perennial grand slam bridesmaid finally reigned with a compelling Australian Open final triumph. The Danish superstar is set to take the No. 1 ranking after she overcame Simona Halep in one of the most unforgettable and brutal grand slam finals ever seen. Wozniacki had to come back from a break down in the final set as the two combatants delivered a final of pure entertainment, drama and class. In a gripping climax to one of the most memorable women’s Opens on record, Wozniacki wore down battered top seed Simona Halep 7-6 (7-2) 3-6 6-4 i
Caroline Wozniacki outlasted Romanian Simona Halep 7-6(2) 3-6 6-4 in the women's singles final to win her maiden grand slam at the Australian Open. The Dane, who also took the world number one ranking from Halep, prevailed in two hours and 49 minutes. After a captivating tussle played out in stifling humidity at a floodlit Rod Laver Arena, the Dane stood firm in a see-saw final set to claim the thriller when Halep wavered on serve. The result ensured Wozniacki swiped Halep's world number one ranking, six years after losing it at the 2012 Australian Open. After taking the win when Hal
Simona Halep, the top seed, and Caroline Wozniacki, the second seed, will meet in the finals as they try for their first Grand Slam win. The final will be at a normal time in Melbourne, but will begin at 3:30 a.m. ET on Saturday morning on ESPN. Live streaming can be found via WatchESPN. Halep, the top seed, is 26 years old and is the top-ranked women’s singles player in the world. This is her first appearance in the final at Melbourne, though she played in two French Open finals, the most recent being a losing effort in 2017. She has made it as far as the semifinals at Wimbledon and the US Op
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Caroline Wozniacki holds off Simona Halep for Australian Open title. Sandra Harwitt, Special to USA TODAY Sports Published 6:25 a.m. ET Jan. 27, 2018 | Updated 7:51 p.m. ET Jan. 27, 2018. Caroline Wozniacki poses with the winner's trophy. (Photo: Peter Parks, AFP/Getty Images). CONNECTTWEET LINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. MELBOURNE, Australia — It might be time to call Caroline Wozniacki the "Great Dane" now that she’s a Grand Slam champion. It took three trips to a final, but the 27-year-old finally became the first player from Denmark to achieve Grand Slam fame. Simona Halep serves to Caroline Wozniacki during the first set of the women's championship match. Dean Lewins, EPA-EFE. Fullscreen.
MELBOURNE, Australia — Before their semifinal began, Simona Halep and Angelique Kerber knew each other’s strengths too well. They would make each other run, stretch and hit ball after ball to finish a point and then do it again and again. But these two great counterpunchers have never pushed each other like they did on this late Thursday afternoon with the shadows and the rallies lengthening. After one rally ended, late in the final set, they were both leaning on their rackets for support, chests heaving as they tried to recover in time for the next grueling exchange. “I couldn’t think anymore
Is Simona Halep the player of destiny at the Australian Open? Halep saved match points again to make the final, where she will meet Caroline Wozniacki (CNN) The grand slam drought is about to end for either Caroline Wozniacki or Simona Halep after they won their semifinals at the Australian Open on Thursday. They were contrasting victories for the players who share much in common. While Wozniacki, 27, enjoyed the more comfortable outing against the unseeded Elise Mertens on Rod Laver Arena -- triumphing 6-3 7-6 (7-2) -- Halep dug deep once again to dispatch a rejuvenated Angelique Kerber 6-
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Ca și Simona Halep, și Caroline Wozniacki a jucat și pierdut finale de Mare Șlem. Miza meciului de sâmbătă a fost aceeași pentru amândouă; câștigătoarea urma să își adjudece pentru prima oară trofeul la un turneu de Mare Șlem și prima poziție în clasamentul mondial. Iar câștigătoare a fost Wozniacki după ceea ce prezentatorul competiției a numit una dintre cele mai frumoase finale. Foto: Guliver Getty Images. Simona Halep: Voi continua să lupt și sunt sigură că voi mai avea parte de o astfel de provocare. La ceremonia de premiere, Simona Halep a declarat că regretă că nu a reușit să facă pasul
The final between Simona Halep and Caroline Wozniacki will be shown live from 8am on Saturday, with play due to start at 8.30am. The BBC also usually show the final and may have negotiated a deal to show the semi-final if Johanna Konta was involved, which she was not. On this occasion, the final will not be shown live on the BBC. GETTY. Australian Open final: Simona Halep meets Caroline Wozniacki in Saturday's final. Related articles. Australian Open: Why Roger Federer is playing like Andre Agassi. Roger Federer: HUGE claim about tennis star after Australian Open win. GETTY. Simona Halep
Caroline Wozniacki is a Grand Slam champion at last, as she beat Simona Halep 7-6 (2), 3-6, 6-4 in a thrilling Australian Open final on Saturday. In an engrossing showdown between the two top seeds, the Dane edged a tight first set, before the world No. 1 fought back. That set up a tense final set that contained numerous breaks of serve. But eventually, the second seed was able to retain her composure and show her best on the clutch points, breaking Halep to win the decider. As well as the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup, victory here also sees Wozniacki usurp Halep as the world No. 1 in the WTA R
Simona Halep and Caroline Wozniacki, the top two seeds in the women's field at the Australian Open, will face off in the final at Melbourne Park as each player seeks her first career Grand Slam victory. 2 Related. • The winner will not only hold the Australian Open trophy, but will walk away as the No. 1 player in the world. Simona Halep has saved a total of five match points in her run to the Australian Open final. WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images. Halep, the world's top-ranked player the past 16 weeks, also has reached two previous Grand Slam titles, losing the French Open in 2014 and 2017.
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WTA Finals - Erleben Sie das Tennis-Spiel zwischen Simona Halep und Caroline Wozniacki im LIVE-Scoring bei Eurosport.de. Das Spiel beginnt am 25 Oktober 2017 um 13:30 Uhr. Mit unserer Live-Berichterstattung sind Sie hautnah dabei! Umfangreiche Informationen zu Simona Halep und Caroline Wozniacki. Mehr Tennis - Termine, Ergebnisse und Ranglisten/Tabelle. 30.
Caroline Wozniacki beat Simona Halep in an epic women's final. Caroline Wozniacki claimed her maiden Grand Slam title with an epic 7-6 (7-2) 3-6 6-4 win over Simona Halep in the Australian Open women's final on Saturday. The second-seeded Dane also claimed the world No 1 ranking from Halep, exactly six years after relinquishing it at the 2012 Australian Open. Wozniacki was the more assured player in the early stages and she quickly raced into a commanding 3-0 lead. But Halep upped the aggression, losing just four points on serve en route to breaking back and sending the opening set into a tie-break. But it was the 27-year-old Wozniacki, twice a losing finalist at the US Open, who stepped up again, drilling her backhand down the line to claim it 7-2. Relive the action as Wozniacki wins Australian Open classic. How Wozniacki won a thrilling women's final against Halep
Simona Halep paid tribute to Caroline Wozniacki and her father, her coach, in a graceful speech conceding defeat. "Its been a great tournament for me. I started not very well with an ankle injury. I gave my best every match but I am really happy to play in the final. "I will fight, and I have many years to go so hopefully I will face another challenge like today," she told the crowd at Rod Laver Arena during the presentation. Caroline Wozniacki, winning her first Grand Slam, was delighted. Not surprisingly she clutched the trophy, named for Australian great of a century ago, Dap
Live 10. Antena 1. Antena stars. Home news sport simona halep - caroline wozniacki. Te doare sufletul să bați așa ceva, dar, Simo, trebuie să o învingi! Catalin Oprisan. Simona halep - caroline wozniacki. Te doare sufletul să bați așa ceva, dar, Simo, trebuie să o învingi! publicat JOI, 25 IANUARIE 2018 10:44. +7click pentru galerie. Finala feminină de la Australian Open, dintre Simona Halep și Caroline Wozniacki, se va disputa sâmbătă, de la ora 10.30. Va fi cea de-a șaptea întâlnire dintre cele două, daneza conducând cu 4-2. Caroline Wozniacki , adversara sa din finala de la Australian Open , de sâmbătă, de la 10.30, are un turneu de junioare (2006, Wimbeldon) și două finale de US Open pierdute (2009 și 2014), astfel că ultimul act se anunță extrem de interesant, mai ales că vorbim despre ocupantele primelor două locuri din clasamentul WTA.
The match between Simona Halep and Caroline Wozniacki will take place on 27.01.2018 at 07:30. Melbourne will serve as the site of this exciting event. The match is part of WTA in Tennis. It will be broadcasted live on SuperSport 6, 7mate HD, SuperSport 6 Africa, ESPN Brasil, RDS, TSN1, Eurosport Denmark, Eurosport 1, ARD Das Erste, ZDF, Eurosport Hungary, Sony Six, EuroSport 1 UK, Wowow, NHK, Sky Sport 1 NZ, Eurosport Norway, Eurosport Spain, EuroSport Nordic, Eurosport Turkey, Tennis Channel, ESPN.
Caroline Wozniacki is officially a Grand Slam champion. In a close match during an electrifying Australian Open final, held in Melbourne on Saturday, the Danish tennis player defeated Romania’s Simona Halep 7-6 (7-2) 3-6 6-4. Her victory marks her first major singles title after 43 majors and two failed attempts at finals. “It was such a tough grind,” Wozniacki told The Telegraph of her win. “It was very hot out there. I think both of us were very tired in the end.
Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki hits a return against Romania's Simona Halep during their match in Melbourne. (William West / AFP/Getty Images). For all her success in tennis, from holding the No. 1 ranking for more than a year to winning 27 titles, one question had plagued Caroline Wozniacki's career. Did she have what it takes to win a major? Advertisement. It took 43 Grand Slam tournaments and two failed attempts in finals before Wozniacki ended her drought with a 7-6 (2), 3-6, 6-4 win over top-seeded Simona Halep in the Australian Open final on Saturday night. The momentum shifted again, and Wozniacki set up championship point on Halep's serve by retrieving and scrambling and eventually timing a forehand winner to finish off a stunning rally. “That was a crazy point,” Wozniacki said. “We both played very well.
Caroline Wozniacki claimed her maiden Grand Slam title with a 7-6 3-6 6-4 win over Simona Halep in the Australian Open women's final. The Danish tennis star also claimed the world No 1 ranking from Halep, exactly six years after relinquishing it at the 2012 Australian Open. Second-seed Wozniacki, who was presented with the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Trophy by Billie Jean King, said: "I'm just taking a second here to hug Daphne. "This is a very emotional moment. It's been an incredible two weeks. I want to congratulate Simona. I know today is a tough day. It was an incredi
Denmark’s Caroline Wozniacki, right, holds her trophy after defeating Romania’s Simona Halep, left, in the women’s singles final at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018. By John Pye | The Associated Press. The momentum shifted again, and Wozniacki set up championship point on Halep’s serve by retrieving and scrambling and eventually timing a forehand winner to finish off a stunning rally. “That was a crazy point,” Wozniacki said. “We both played very well.
Caroline Wozniacki overjoyed at Aussie Open win as Simona Halep rues losing another slam final. The pair had to fight not only each other but also stifling conditions which meant the Extreme Heat Policy came into play for the second time in a hot and humid Melbourne day. Halep had already played two marathon matches in her run to the final and received treatment midway through the second set before recovering sufficiently to level the match. Then Wozniacki took a medical timeout after the Romanian had moved 4-3 ahead with a break in the see-sawing decider. EPA. 17. Wozniacki was teary and emot
Caroline Wozniacki (left) and Simona Halep will face off for the Australian Open women’s title on Saturday. On paper, this matchup in the Australian Open final makes perfect sense. Wozniacki defeated Elise Mertens in straight sets 6-3, 7-6 (2) in the early semifinal on Thursday and Halep followed with. Caroline Wozniacki vs. Simona Halep in Australian Open final as both try for first major title. Dan Agnew. Busted Racquet January 25, 2018, 10:53 AM GMT+3. Caroline Wozniacki (left) and Simona Halep will face off for the Australian Open women’s title on Saturday. Neither player as won a major title. (AP). On paper, this matchup in the Australian Open final makes perfect sense. It’s No. 1 seed Simona Halep vs. No. 2 seed Caroline Wozniacki. But despite their current world rankings, both players are best known for what they haven’t been able to do do in their careers: win a major championship.
Simona Halep in action during French Open 2018. Caroline Wozniacki's bid for a second straight Grand Slam title is over. The second-seeded Dane lost to Daria Kasatkina 7-6 (5), 6-3 in the fourth round of the French Open, dropping all three games played Monday after the match had been suspended the day before because of darkness. It was Kasatkina's third straight win over Wozniacki, who has never been beyond the quarterfinals at the French Open. "It's something like dream come true to play on this court, it was my dream since childhood," said the 21-year-old Russian, who is seeded 14th. "First time I took a racket in my hand I played like this. It's just the way of my mind." Kasatkina has reached the quarterfinals for the first time at any major, and she will next play U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens.
Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark celebrates winning championship point in her women's singles final against Simona Halep of Romania on day 13 of the 2018 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 27, 2018 in Melbourne, Australia. (CNN) - Often close but never the closer in grand slams, Caroline Wozniacki finally got the job done. Her wait is over. Wozniacki won her first grand slam title Saturday when she beat Simona Halep 7-6 (7-2) 3-6 6-4 in an eventful, absorbing Australian Open final that lasted nearly three hours in the draining Melbourne heat. Related content. Roger Federer reaches
ACUM SIMONA HALEP 0-3 CAROLINE WOZNIACKI, Live text de la Turneul Campioanelor. Primul set: - Wozniacki este cea care va servi prima in acest meci. Simona castiga primul punct al meciului, insa daneza egaleaza la 15. Simona Halep, locul I WTA o va intalni, miercuri, de la ora 14.30, pe daneza Caroline Wozniacki, locul 6 WTA, in etapa a doua Grupei Rosii a Turneului Campiaonelor de la Singapore. Luni, Wozniacki a invins-o, cu scorul de 6-2, 6-0, pe ucraineanca Elina Svitolina, locul 4 WTA, iar Halep a trecut, cu scorul de 6-4, 6-2, de sportiva franceza Caroline Garcia, locul 8 WTA, in prima etapa a Grupei Rosii. Invinsele din aceste partide, Svitolina si Garcia, vor juca tot miercuri, dupa meciul Halep-Wozniacki. Halep are palmares negativ cu Wozniacki, scor 2-3.
-27 January. Halep Simona 1:2 Wozniacki Caroline11:30OFFLINE. -26 January. Hyeon Chung 0:1 Federer Roger11:30OFFLINE. -25 January. Mertens E. 0:2 Wozniacki Caroline06:00OFFLINE. Halep Simona 2:1 Kerber Angelique08:00OFFLINE. Marin Cilic 3:0 Edmund Kyle11:30OFFLINE. -24 January. Kerber Angelique 2:0 Keys Madison03:00OFFLINE. Sandgren Tennys 0:3 Hyeon Chung05:00OFFLINE. Halep Simona 2:0 Pliskova Kristyna07:00OFFLINE. Berdych Tomas 0:3 Federer Roger11:30OFFLINE. Halep Simona vs Wozniacki Caroline live stream. WTA - Final. Australian Open.
Caroline Wozniacki defeated Simona Halep in convincing fashion to reach the WTA Finals semifinals. Wozniacki had started her fifth appearance at the season-ending tournament with a 6-2, 6-0 victory over Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina and Romania’s Halep appeared equally as powerless against the 27-year-old former number one. The Dane’s victory margin assured her of a last-four berth after the loss of four games in two matches while Halep lives to fight another day with her opening straight-sets win over Caroline Garcia giving her a 1-1 record in the Red Group. Frenchwoman Garcia recovered from her opening loss to rally past Svitolina with an epic 6-7(7), 6-3, 7-5 victory later in the day, a resu
Live. Upcoming Events. No Events at this time. NEW YORK (AP) — All it took was two rounds at the U.S. Open for the top two seeded women to leave the draw, with No. 2 Caroline Wozniacki following No. 1 Simona Halep on the way out. For Wozniacki, a two-time finalist at Flushing Meadows and the reigning Australian Open champion, her 6-4, 6-2 loss to 36th-ranked Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine on Thursday night was a second consecutive second-round Grand Slam exit. Both Wozniacki and Halep, who was upset on Day 1, were beaten at the new Louis Armstrong Stadium. Two-time major champion Garbine Muguruza lost there, too, in the second round, so there’s
Caroline Wozniacki came through a late bout of nerves to reach the Australian Open final for a first time with a 6-3, 7-6 (7-2) victory over Belgian Elise. Caroline Wozniacki plays a shot from Belgium's Elise Mertens in their semifinal match at the Australian Open on Thursday. | REUTERS. More Sports / Tennis. Caroline Wozniacki, Simona Halep advance to Australian Open final. Marin Cilic outlasts Kyle Edmund in men's quarterfinals. Reuters, ap.
Both Halep and Wozniacki have been world No 1 without winning a Grand Slam. The top two seeds will contest the women's final of the Australian Open. With the victor on Saturday asserting themselves as the current No 1. Halep hauled herself through an outstanding semi-final when she saved two match points before beating Angelique Kerber 6-3, 4-6, 9-7. Simona Halep hauled herself through an epic semi-final when she saved two match points. RELATED ARTICLES. Previous.
ACTUALIZARE: Simona Halep a câștigat al doilea set. Înaintea setului decisiv, Simona Halep pare să aibă probleme fizice. Ea a cerut pauză de vestiar înaintea decisivului. ACTUALIZARE: Primul set s-a decis la tie-break și a fost câștigat de Caroline Wozniacki. Finala Australian Open 2018 dintre Simona Halep – Caroline Wozniacki se joacă sâmbătă, la ora 10:30, urmând să fie comentatată și în direct la Europa FM de Vasile Constantin. Atât pe parcursul emiunii O dimineață de milioane, cât și al emisiunilor Prieteni fără Cuvinte și La Radio cu Andreea Esca vă vom ține la curent desfășurarea unuia d
Will face Caroline Wozniacki in Saturday's finale. The Romanian prevailed 6-3 4-6 9-7 in what will surely go down as one of the matches of the season come December, overcoming a pair of missed match points on the Kerber serve earlier in the third. The rejuvenated German suffered her first defeat of 2018. Saturday's finale thus pits world No. 1 Halep against the second-ranked Wozniacki, who downed maiden grand slam semifinalist Elise Mertens 6-3 7-6 (7-2) in a tussle that featured some drama though not as much as the second semifinal on Rod Laver Arena. Wozniacki saved two set points Halep or Wozniacki will open their grand slam account in a third final of a major for both. More to follow. Related Content. Simona Halep & Caroline Wozniacki reach Australian Open final. Caroline Wozniacki beats Simona Halep to win Australian Open and first major.
Simona Halep and Caroline Wozniacki will face each other in the Australian Open final after they both came through tough semi-finals. World No.1 Halep battled past Angelique Kerber in a thrilling match winning 6-3 4-6 9-7 in two hours and 20 minutes after taking her fourth match point to outlast the 2014 champion. Second seed Wozniacki will be hoping to win her first Grand Slam title after she overcame a late blip in the last set to defeat Elise Mertens and reach her third Grand Slam final. It’s Halep v Wozniacki in the final (Picture: Metro.co.uk/Rex). The Dane won 6-3 7-6 (7-2) and the final also has the added spice of seeing who will be World No. 1 following the tournament. Advertisement. Advertisement. When is Simona Halep vs Caroline Wozniacki? The match is being played on the Rod Laver Arena at around 8.30am GMT on Saturday, January 27 (7.30pm local time).