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Simona Halep receives USD 40,000 worth gift from sponsors

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Romanian tennis player Simona Halep has received a superb gift from one of her sponsors. The luxury watch company Hublot has offered a customized watch worth USD 40,000. “Congratulations for being the world’s number one” is engraved on the back ...

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Tennis: Mihaela Buzarnescu wins ITF tournament in Japan

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Romanian tennis player Mihaela Buzarnescu won the ITF tournament in Toyota (Japan), with total prizes of USD 60,000, after defeating in the final Slovenian player Tamara Zidansek (19, 149th WTA) 6-0, 6-1. Buzarnescu (29, 68th WTA) defeated her opponent in ...

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ATP Finals: Tecau/Rojer, eliminated as they register second defeat

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The Romanian-Dutch pair Horia Tecau/Jean Julien Rojer have been eliminated on Tuesday from the ATP Finals in London, after being defeated by Henri Kontinen (Finland)/ John Peers (Australia) 7-6 (3), 7-6 (6) in Group Eltingh/Haarhuis. Tecau and Rojer, champions in ...

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Tennis: Monica Niculescu wins Limoges Open

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Romanian tennis player Monica Niculescu on Sunday won the Engie Open de Limoges tournament, in France, with total prize money worth USD 115,000, after she defeated in the final German player Antonia Lottner, 6-4, 6-2. Monica Niculescu (30) fifth seeded, ...

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ATP Finals: Tecau/Rojer – defeated in the first match

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The pair made up by Romanian tennis player Horia Tecau and Dutch player Jean-Julien Rojer was defeated Sunday evening by the French pair Pierre-Hugues Herbert/Nicolas Mahut 1-6, 7-6 (7), 10-8, in the first doubles match counting for the ATP Finals ...

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Simona Halep to finish 2017 as Year-End World No.1 – first Romanian tennis player, 13th woman in WTA seasons

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Simona Halep will become the 13th woman and first Romanian to end a WTA season as World No.1 following the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global. Since the inception of computer rankings in 1975, Halep becomes the ...

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WTA Finals Singapore: Halep, defeated by Wozniacki in Red Group

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Romanian tennis player, 1st WTA, was defeated on Wednesday by Caroline Wozniacki (6th seeded) 6-0, 6-2 in the second match counting for the Red Group of the WTA Finals in Singapore. Halep seemed not to find the pace in a ...

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