With the start of the Internazionali BNL d’Italia, in Rome, the short European clay-season also begins, which will culminate with the French Open 2020 in the Parisian background at the end of September, from 28 to 11 of October.
Simona Halep shocked her opponent, the defending champion Karolina Pliskova in the first set of the Italian Open women ‘singles final: 6-0 in 20 minutes! In the second set, on the score of 6-0 2-1, Pliskova retired for a physical problem, the Romanian won her third seasonal title, the 22nd in career and the first in Rome.
On the score of 4-0, Halep was the protagonist of an amazing winner (below the video), hit after Pliskova thought she had already closed the point, leaving her opponent speechless. To reached her third final at the Italian Open, Simona Halep had to survive to an amazing challenge against Garbine Muguruza, in wath was the most awaited match of the semfinal of the Rome event 2020.
.@Simona_Halep has made an INCREDIBLE start.