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Simona Halep = Too Many Issues

Tennis Anyone with Michael Kosta

Somehow Kosta talked about election integrity and Title IX for a while but also let's be honest, how the hell do you get married and divorced in under a year?  Much love to creative trophy makers.

39mins

25 Oct 2022

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NBO Day 5 featuring Simona Halep

Match Point Canada

She's one of the most experienced players on tour!Two-time grand slam singles champion Simona Halep is our special guest on our Day 5 episode from the National Bank Open in Toronto.Meanwhile, we've seen plenty of shock upsets on the grounds of the NBO, as Iga Swiatek suffered a surprise exit, while Bianca Andreescu's tournament came to an end.We cover all the action and preview the quarterfinals ahead on our latest episode of Match Point Canada!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

30mins

12 Aug 2022

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Champions Corner: Simona Halep, Jennifer Brady win big on restarts

WTA Insider Podcast

Simona Halep and and Jennifer Brady join the WTA Insider Podcast to reflect on their successful season restarts, which were punctuated by title runs at the Prague Open and Top Seed Open in Lexington, respectively.  World No.2 Halep extended her winning streak to nine matches after coming through a pair of early scares in Prague to win her 21st career title.  American Jennifer Brady captured her 1st WTA Title in dominant fashion, rolling through the Lexington field to win the title without losing a set and being broken just three times all week.  For both Halep and Brady, their title runs last week simply underlined their fabulous starts to the season. Not even a five-month shutdown could derail their progress. 

23mins

17 Aug 2020

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Simona Halep meets her 'idol' Justine Henin to relive defining moments

Tennis Legends

In the latest lockdown special, two-time Grand Slam champion Simona Halep meets her "idol", Justine Henin, to recall their defining career moments, toughest challenges and much more.As ever, Legends Mats Wilander and Boris Becker join the conversation and ask some probing questions with Halep and Henin admitting they have been scared of Serena Williams, and endured tough times on the WTA Tour.With 22 Grand Slam titles between the quartet, it's truly another legendary line-up! Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

41mins

14 May 2020

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We're back! Simona Halep on Wimbledon cancellation and life in lockdown

Tennis Legends

Tennis Legends is back! With the sporting world in lockdown, Mats Wilander has got Zoom up and running as Eurosport bring you new weekly episodes to give you your tennis fix.In the first episode of the lockdown run, recorded entirely remotely, Mats is joined by Wimbledon champion Simona Halep as she discusses not being able to defend her crown and how coronavirus has affected the tennis calendar, and the day-to-day life of an elite tennis pro.The great Boris Becker is also on the line and we are joined by Tommy Haas, the tournament director of Indian Wells, the first event in the 2020 calendar which fell to coronavirus.Please rate and review on your platform of choice! Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

51mins

16 Apr 2020

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2019 Wimbledon: Simona Halep plays it perfect to win the Championships

WTA Insider Podcast

Simona Halep played the match of her life to defeat Serena Williams 6-2, 6-2 to win 2019 Wimbledon. The World No.7, who will rise to No.4 on Monday, dropped just one set over the fortnight to become the first Romanian to win the Wimbledon singles title, her second major title in the last two years.  Hear Halep address reporters after her big win and then sit down with WTA Insider for a candid chat about what triggered her renewed mindset at Wimbledon and what it portends for the future. 

27mins

13 Jul 2019

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Wimbledon Draw Review featuring Rafael Nadal and Simona Halep

Wimbledon Championships Official Podcast

Wimbledon Radio Channel’s Marcus Buckland, Naomi Cavaday and Barry Cowan give a comprehensive review of the Wimbledon 2018 draw, including interviews with Israeli Dudi Sela who faces World Number One Rafael Nadal in the first round, and last year’s ladies’ singles semi-finalist Magdaléna Rybáriková. We also hear how Wimbledon preparations are going from some of the biggest names in tennis, including Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray, Simona Halep, and Johanna Konta.

36mins

30 Jun 2018

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French Open Day 14 - Simona Halep – Grand Slam Champion At Last; Can Thiem Topple Nadal?

The Tennis Podcast

Simona Halep is a Grand Slam champion at last.Having lost her previous three finals, Halep finally ended her drought by battling past Sloane Stephens in a captivating contest at Roland Garros. On the Tennis Podcast, Catherine and David pay tribute to her resilience.Trailing by a set and a break to Stephens, who was looking close to unbeatable, it felt like Halep would fall short once again. So how did she turn it around? Did the quality of Stephens' tennis actually help Halep to play more aggressively? Catherine says that Halep had to become "not afraid to lose".Halep’s win has been greeted by an outpouring of goodwill from fellow players. What makes her such a popular champion? How might she celebrate? And can she now become a multiple Grand Slam champion?Elsewhere, David and Catherine look ahead to tomorrow’s men’s final. Thiem is the only man to have beaten Nadal on clay in the past two seasons. But can he possibly do it over five sets in his first Grand Slam final? And is the challenge more physical or mental for Thiem? David and Catherine talk up his chances. But do they think he’s going to win?There will be daily editions of The Tennis Podcast throughout the French Open, in association with Telegraph Sport. It is presented by Catherine Whitaker (Eurosport) and David Law (BBC 5 Live, BT Sport) Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

28mins

9 Jun 2018