Johanna Konta beats Simona Halep




Johanna Konta beats Simona Halep – Konta into Miami Open semi-finals

Johanna Konta beats Simona Halep
Watch How Johanna Konta beats Simona Halep

British number one Johanna Konta fought back from a set down to beat Simona Halep 3-6 7-6 (9/7) 6-2 and reach the Miami Open semi-finals.

Halep, the tournament’s third seed, broke early on in the match in the fourth game to take the opening set, despite Konta saving set points at 5-2 down.

The Brit battled back but was on the verge of being knocked out of the competition when – after breaking Halep in the 10th game of the second set to force a tie-break – she found herself 5-3 down.

However, three points in quick succession swung things back in her favour and she levelled up the match 9-7 in the tie break.

In the deciding set, Konta broke early on and saw off the challenge from Halep to become the first British woman to ever reach the last four at the Miami Open – where she will face top seed Angelique Kerber or Venus Williams.

Watch How Johanna Konta beats Simona Halep

The other semi-final will be between Caroline Wozniacki and Karolina Pliskova.

Trending
Johanna Konta beats Simona Halep, Konta into Miami Open semi-finals , Johanna Konta, British Tennis, Miami Open, Simona Halep, Tennis, Sport, Watch How Johanna Konta beats Simona Halep, Caroline Wozniacki and Karolina Pliskova, Caroline Wozniacki Karolina Pliskova, Caroline Wozniacki, Karolina Pliskova



Please follow and like us:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *