Tennis: Simona Halep won Melbourne Summer Set 1

1

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

Romanian tennis player Simona Halep won the Melbourne Summer Set 1 tournament (WTA 250) on Sunday, after defeating Russian Veronika Kudermetova, 6-2 6-3.

Halep (30 years old, 20 WTA), won the finals match after one hour and 14 minutes, winning her first title in Australia and her 23rd in her career.

The former world leader also had a final at the Australian open (2018).

www.facebook.com/simonahalep

Simona has won both of her previous matches against Kudermetova (24 years old, 31 WTA), which took place in 2021, 6-1 6-1 in the third round at the Australian Open and 6-1 7-6 (4) in the eighth round in Moscow. They met twice in doubles, the victory being claimed by the Russian every time.

Halep was rewarded for the title with $31,000 and 280 WTA points, and Kudermetova was awarded $18,037 and 180 WTA points.

Simona Halep won the 23 singles titles as follows: six in 2013 – Nuremberg, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Budapest, New Haven, Moscow, Sofia, two in 2014 – Doha, Bucharest, three in 2015 – Shenzhen, Dubai, Indian Wells, three in 2016 – Madrid, Bucharest, Montreal, one in 2017 – Madrid, three in 2018 – Shenzhen, Roland Garros, Montreal, one in 2019 – Wimbledon, three in 2020 – Dubai, Prague, Rome.

DONATE: Support our work
In an ever changing and challenging world, the media is constantly struggling to resist. Romania Journal makes no exception. We’ve been informing you, our readers, for almost 10 years, as extensively as we can, but, as we reject any state funding and private advertising is scarce, we need your help to keep on going.
So, if you enjoy our work, you can contribute to endorse the Romania Journal team. Any amount is welcome, no strings attached. Choose to join with one of the following options:
Donate with PayPal
Donate by Bank Wire
Black Zonure SRL
UniCredit Bank. Swift: BACXROBU
RON: RO84 BACX 0000 0022 3589 1000
EURO: RO57 BACX 0000 0022 3589 1001
USD: RO30 BACX 0000 0022 3589 1002

1 Comment
  1. Mr Rearguard says

    Simona Halep, a woman who has traveled all over the world and met many people of different backgrounds. But who did she wind up marrying just recently?…..some loser, a family associate she has known since she was a child. It’s too macabre for me to even continue.

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.