Halep reaches second final in a week in Rosmalen

by: AP June 21, 2013

TENNIS.com

ROSMALEN, Netherlands -- Simona Halep reached her second final in a week by defeating third-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro 6-3, 6-2 Friday at the Topshelf Open.

She'll face Kirsten Flipkens in the final Saturday on the grass courts. Flipkens beat Garbine Muguruza 6-3, 6-1 in the other semifinal.

Last week, Halep won her first WTA title by beating Andrea Petkovic on clay in the final of the inaugural Nurnberger Versicherungscup.

More Stories

The most arresting player in tennis, Nadal is on a rediscovery quest

The Spaniard is working exceedingly hard to recover his old winning ways. 

Three to See, Miami Open: Kerber plays Venus, Sock takes on Nadal

Three of the six meetings between the German and the American have gone the distance. 

A look at Alexander Zverev’s finger-wagging run to the Miami quarters

The 19-year-old German knocked off top seed Stan Wawrinka on Tuesday.