Halep will play in the semifinals of the Masters in Toronto

Simona Halep/photo: EPA-EFE/EDUARDO LIMA

Romanian tennis player Simona Halep secured a place in the semi-finals of the Masters 1000 series in Toronto, after defeating the American Coco Goff in two sets with 6:4, 7:6.

Halep secured her place in the semi-finals in 109 minutes of play. In the first set, Halep made the decisive break in the fifth game.

In the second set, there were four breaks on both sides, so the winner was decided in a tie-break, in which the Romanian was convincing and celebrated with 7:2.

In the semi-finals, Halep will play against the better of the duel between American Jessica Pegula and Yulia Putintseva from Kazakhstan.

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