World No. 3 Simona Halep was handed a tricky draw as she chases her second title in the Qatar Total Open which gets underway at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex tomorrow.
The 27-year-old Romanian is already a 12-year veteran on the highly competitive WTA circuit, boasting 18 titles and nearly 30 million dollars in prize money since turning pro in 2006.
Romanian Halep, the 2014 winner in Doha and the top seed, has got a bye into the second round where she will play either World No. 19 Caroline Garcia of France or the 24th-ranked Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine before …read more
Source: Gulf times