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Simona Halep buys EUR 2m hotel in Poiana Brasov


Romanian tennis player Simona Halep, 2nd WTA, has decided to invests EUR 2 million to buy a four star hotel in Poiana Brasov mountain resort (central Romania). Romania TV has announced that Simona Halep has paid no less than EUR ...

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US Open: Horia Tecau reaches semi-finals in doubles and mixed doubles events


Romanian tennis player Horia Tecau has reaches the semi-finals in doubles and in mixed doubles events at US Open. The pair Horia Tecau/Jean-Julien Rojer (Romania/Netherlands) defeated Jamie Murray (Britain)/Bruno Soares (Brazil) 6-1, 6-2 in the doubles quarter-finals in 62 minutes. ...

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US Open: Sorana Cirstea qualifies to second round

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Romanian tennis player Sorana Cirstea qualified on Tuesday to the second round of the US Open, after defeating Lesley Kerkhove (Netherlands) 6-1, 6-3. Cirstea, 27, 54th WTA, won the match on one hour and 14 minutes. For her performance so ...

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US Open: Sharapova defeats Halep in first round

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2006 champion Maria Sharapova knocked out the No.2 seed Simona Halep in a three-set thriller to close out a blockbuster Day 1 at the US Open. Only a handful of points separated the pair as Sharapova, into the year’s final ...

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Tennis: Alexandra Dulgheru wins Hodmezovasarhely ITF tournament


Romanian tennis player Alexandra Dulgheru won on Sunday the final of the Hodmezovasarhely ITF tournament in Hungary, after defeating Ganna Poznikhirenko (Ukraine) in two sets 7-5 6-2. Third-seeded Dulgheru, 28, 222nd WTA, prevailed over her 23-year-old opponent, 308th WTA, in ...

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Simona Halep throws the first pitch at the NY Mets

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Already in New York preparing for the year’s last Grand Slam, world no.2 Simona Halep took a break from tennis to enjoy America’s pastime and throw the ceremonial first pitch at the New York Mets vs. Arizona Diamondbacks baseball game ...

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Cincinnati Western & Southern Open: Halep to face Muguruza in the final on Sunday after defeating Sloane Stevens

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Romanian tennis player qualified on Saturday to the Cincinnati final after defeating Sloane Stevens (US) 6-2, 6-1 in the semi-final. World No.2 Simona Halep edged ahead of the currently top-ranked Karolina Pliskova in the battle for supremacy on the WTA ...

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