Home / Tag Archives: Miami

Tag Archives: Miami

Miami Open: Niculescu stuns Muguruza, Halep beats Townsend to reach third round

Qualifier Monica Niculescu needed nearly three hours to overcome former World No.1 Garbiñe Muguruza and advance to the third round of the 2019 Miami Open. Romanian qualifier Monica Niculescu pulled off an epic upset at the Miami Open on Friday, ...

Read More »

WTA’s shot of the year – survey’s winner is Simona Halep

Romanian tennis player Simona Halep has won the WTA award for the shot of the year, one during the match against Agnieszka Raswanska in the third round of the Miami tournament. In the first game of the decisive set, Halep ...

Read More »

Romania to have new consulate in Miami, USA

President Klaus Iohannis on Wednesday signed the decree to set up a new Romanian consulate in Miami, Florida, USA. Romania has had consulates general in Los Angeles, New York and Chicago so far. At present, there is a honorary consulate ...

Read More »

Simona Halep says she was mentally tired because of hard times in her family

World No.3 Simona Halep opened up about how her struggles during the clay and grass court swing flowed from a family tragedy that left her emotionally empty – according to an interview for wtatennis.com. Right before the start of the ...

Read More »

Jeb Bush announces presidential bid in Miami

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush has formally announced is intention to run for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination. Bush declared his candidacy at a rally in Miami, dw.de reports. Florida’s former governor Jeb Bush formally joined the 2016 presidential field ...

Read More »

US approves ferry service between Cuba and Florida

Passenger ferries could be set to run between Florida and Cuba for the first time in more than 50 years after the US government approved new services, the BBC reports. Services between the two countries stopped when the US imposed ...

Read More »

Nadia Comaneci, confident in Simona Halep’s future

Nadia Comaneci believes that Simona Halep would be better if Ion Tiriac became her manager. “Mr. Tiriac could be the new manager of Simona. This could give her confidence,” said Nadia for newspaper ‘Ring’. “I’m sure Simona would be world ...

Read More »

Tennis: Simona Halep and Alexandra Dulgheru in the doubles event in Miami

Simona Halep took a surprising decision concerning her participation to the Miami Premier Mandatory tournament, ziare.com informs. Halep, WTA no. 3 in the world rankings, decided to play also in doubles competition, where she will pair with another Romanian, Alexandra ...

Read More »