Romanian Tennis Player Simona Halep Biography
Simona Halep is the popular Tennis Star, who belongs to Romania. She is the number 1 tennis player from Romania with hot and sexy body. She has many followers not just because of her game, but also because of her beauty. She is the beautiful Tennis player, who is renowned for her beauty, but more because of her playing style. She is one of the top ranked Tennis players of the world. People are eager to know about Simona Halep bio, Simona Halep love affair, Simona Halep upcoming tournaments, Simona Halep breast reduction, and Simona Halep wiki details too. You will get to read all about Simona Halep in her biography.
Simona Halep Date of Birth
She was born on September 27, 1991 in Constana city in an Aromanian Family. Simona Halep father Stere was a former football player at Sageata Stejaru and played at lower leagues. He now owns a dairy products factory. She has an older brother. Simona Halep mother name is Tania Halep. She had a strong passion of playing tennis since her childhood.
Simona Halep Personal Life
Simona Halep always wants to become a tennis star. Simona Halep age was 4 years when she started playing tennis in the emulation of her brother, who was elder to her. She also started practicing tennis daily when she was only 6 years. She was relocated to Bucharest when she was 16 years old to continue advance trainings in tennis. She had Andrei Pavel and Justine Henin as her idols at younger age.
She plays right handedly. Simona Halep height is about 5 feet 6 inches. Simona Halep weight is near about 60 Kgs. Simona Halep birthday falls on 27 September every year and this is the special occasion for her to enjoy with her family and roam out with friends. Simona Halep measurements of breast always troubled her in playing the game. Her breast size was 34DD. She decided to go for a surgery and reduced her breast size to 34C in year 2009. Continue reading Simona Halep biography to know about her sports career.
Simona Halep Sports Career
She stared the year 2008 playing in junior Australian Open where she lost in the semi finals to Jessica Moore. She got the first final victory at Trofeo Bonfiglio. She won the Roland Garros Junior Championships. She even won two smaller ITF tournaments of $10000 in Bucharest in April-May. She then won ITF $25000 tournaments. She continued playing in ITF tournaments till 2009.
Simona Halep then reached the finals of ITF $50000 tournaments losing to Tatjana Malek in finals. She also reached the quarterfinals of ITF $100,000 tournament where she loss to Andrea Petkovic. She made her first attempt to qualify for the senior Grand Slam tournament at the Roland Garros, but was defeated in second round. In August 2009, she won ITF $25000 tournaments and reached the semifinals of ITF $50000 tournaments in Minsk and $25000 ITF tournament in Poland in November. She then went for breast reduction and revealed it at French Open of 2010. After it she moved 450 places up in world rankings.
In year 2010, she entered the Australian Open but lost in the first round. Simona Halep ranked 166 in April, 2010. She was qualified for the Barcelona Ladies Open after winning three matched at WTA and was defeated in the first round. She moved to her first WTA finals after cuasing upsets for many well ranked tennis players. But, she lost in the finals to Iveta Benesova. Halep qualified for the French open in May 2011. She lost in the first round of French Open in 2010. She also lost in first round of US Open in 2010. You can also watch Simona Halep videos online to watch her performances at different tournaments.
In year 2011, she reached ASB Classic quarterfinals where she lost to Yanina Wickmayer. She qualified to the third round of Australian Open, but lost there. She was defeated in the first round of Estoril Open in year 2011. She lost to Serena Williams in second round of Wimbledon 2011. Then she lost in semifinals of BCR Open Romania Ladies in 2011. She got her first victory against top 20 ranked tennis players at Rogers Cup 2011 in first round against Svetlana Kuznetsova. In US Open 2011, she played with ankle sprain and defeated Li Na in first round. This was the first win of Halep over top 10 ranked players of the world. She lost in second round of US Open 2011.
Simona Halep lost in the first round of Australian Open 2012. She then lost in third rounds of Miami Masters 2012 and Indian Wells Master 2012. She played French Open 2012, where she reached quarterfinals and lost to Dominika.
She was the world No. 47 in rankings and No. 2 in Romanian Rankings in year 2013. She faced defeat in first three tournaments of 2013- ASB Classic, Hobart International, and the Australian Open. She reached the Interbationali BNL d’Italia in May where she was defeated in semifinals by Serena Williams. She gave upsets to many well ranked tennis players in this tournament. She lost in first round of French open in 2013. She won her two WTA titles and became the first Romanian Woman to win back to back title at different surfaces. She lost in second round at Wimbledon to Li Na. She won the title at Budapest Grand Prix. Then she won New Haven Open, where she defeated Petra Kvitova. She entered the top 20 list for the first time. She also won Kremlin Cup 2013. She became the only player of the year to win titles at different courts- grass, clay, indoor, and hard courts. She reached the finals of WTA Tournament of Champions, where she defeated Samantha Stosur and she finished as world No. 11 of the year. She won the WTA Most Improved Player of the Year Award on 21 November, 2013. She was also named at ESPN Center Court’s Most Improved Player of 2013.
She began the year 2014 from Sydney International Tournament. She was knocked out in the first match. She reached the quarterfinals of Australian open and lost to Dominika Cibulkova. She moved to No. 10 rankings in the world and became the fourth Romanian to do so. She won the Qatar Open 2014. Halep entered to the French Open as fourth seed. She reached the final of French Open and was defeated by Maria Sharapova. She also became the first player to enter the French Open final without losing a set. She also reached Wimbledon finals in 2014, where she lost to Eugienie Bouchard. You can watch matches of Simona Halep live streaming on different sports channels easily. Read the complete biography of Simona Halep to learn about Simona Halep marriage, Simona Halep Boyfriend, and her love affairs.
Simona Halep Love Affair
There are rumors that Simona is dating someone. If rumors are to be believed then Simona Halep boyfriend is Horia Tecau. Rumors also say that Simona Halep marriage will be fixed very soon with Horia and he is waiting to become Simona Halep Husband. But, officially it had not been announced.
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