Simona Halep lost the match with Gabriela Murguza! Even since the moment when the semi-finals were made public, it has been known that these two were going to play one of the Australian Open 2020’s finals.
Simona Halep (3WTA) has lost the semi-finals with Gabriela Murguza (32WTA) with the score 6-7, 5-7.
Simona played incredibly, but the Iberic was one step ahead of the Romanian champion. After the first set lost with Murguza with the score 6-7, Simona was furious. She hit the pit with her racket several times.
The duel between the two players amazed the organizers of the Open, but also the spectators. The place in the final was disputed between two great champions.
10 aces for Muguruza and only 2 for Halep
39 winners and 20 for the Romanian Champion
23 unforced errors for Simona Halep and 44 for Garbine Muguruza who risked more.
Halep was impressive in the first set, but, being under pressure, she lost her pace in the second set.
Garbine Muguruza (32 WTA) will play the Australian Open Final with American Sofia Kenin.