Madrid Open: Halep, Cibulkova In Dream final

BY OUR REPORTER Simona Halep will on Saturday battle Dominika Cibulkova for the women’s crown at Mutua Madrid Open. To reach this stage, Halep easily thrashed Samantha Stosur 6-2, 6-0 on Friday while Cibulkova was a little more ruthless against America’s Louisa Chirico, whom she dispatched 6-1, 6-1. Saturday’s final of the Women’s doubles titles

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Madrid Open: Halep Is Favourite

…As Women Slug It Out In Today’s Semi-Finals All set for the women’s semi-finals The women’s competition has reached the last four, and Simona Halep, the world number 7, is the clear favourite for the title and the highest ranking player left in the tournament. The Romanian needed three sets to get past her compatriot,

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Nike Leaves Door Open To Sharapova

REUTERS Nike Inc, which suspended ties with Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova after she failed a drug test, believes disgraced athletes can redeem themselves, global brand head Trevor Edwards said in an interview. “Each time those situations happen, you are saddened and disappointed,” Edwards said on Wednesday at a New York event where the world’s

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