Maria Sharapova v Simona Halep: US Open 2017 women’s singles – live!

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3.41am BST

Third set: Sharapova 6-4, 4-6, 5-3 Halep* (*denotes server): Simona Halep holds for 3-5, but her leg looks a bit hampered. Sharapova will serve for the match.

3.36am BST

Third set: Sharapova* 6-4, 4-6, 5-2 Halep (*denotes server): Since she’s virtually her entire career in Serena’s shadow, we often forget just how tough of an out Sharapova is, especially in third sets. She’s upped her level considerably and finishes the game with an ace for 5-2.

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Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/sport/live/2017/aug/28/maria-sharapova-simona-halep-us-open-2017-live

Author : Jake Nevins

Publish date : 29 August 2017 | 2:41 am

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