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2015 US Open Day 10: Simona Halep Defeats Victoria Azarenka, Advances To Semifinal Versus Flavia Pennetta

With perhaps the most famous athlete in her country’s history, gymnast Nadia Comaneci, in the stands rooting her on, Romania’s Simona Halep punched her ticket to the 2015 US Open Women’s Singles Semifinals with a 6-3 4-6 6-4 victory over 2-time Major winner and 2-time US Open runner-up Victoria Azarenka in a tightly contested quarterfinal. … Continue reading