Fed Cup: Simona Halep vs. Silvia Soler-Espinosa to open on Saturday the Romania-Spain duel
Tennis player Simona Halep, WTA number 3, will meet Soler-Espinosa Silva (WTA 67) in the first match of women’s tennis teams confrontation between Romania and Spain, on Saturday, at 13.00, on the rink ‘Danube’ at Galati, in the first round of the Fed Cup World Group II, according to the draw on Friday.
“It’s better this way, because I go faster on the pitch and I won’t have too much time to think about the game. I am ready to play my best tennis and I hope to be supported from the stands, “said Halep for Agerpres.
The second match will be played on Saturday and faces Irina Begu (34 WTA) and Garbine Muguruza (WTA 24).
On Sunday, at 12:00, there will be the match Simona Halep vs. Garbine Muguruza and followed by Begu vs. Silvia Soler, and doubles match Alexandra Dulgheru/Monica Niculescu vs. Lara Arruabarrena/Anabel Medina-Garrigues.
President Klaus Iohannis will watch from the stands on Saturday the first round the match between Simona Halep and Silvia Soler-Espinosa. The presence of President Klaus Iohannis to the Fed Cup was confirmed on Friday the presidency spokesperson Tatiana Niculescu Bran.