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Rogers Cup 2018: Simona Halep, Stefanos Tsitsipas Advance on Saturday

2 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

The respective finals for the 2018 Rogers Cup will be set by the time all is said and done Saturday. In the women's singles draw, top seed Simona Halep and No. 15 Ashleigh Barty faced off in the first of two semifinals...
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Another Upset: Greek teen Tsitsipas outlasts Anderson in Rogers Cup semifinal

2 monthes ago   |   By National Post

TORONTO - Greek teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas pulled off another upset at the Rogers Cup by outlasting fourth-seeded Kevin Anderson 6-7 (4), 6-4, 7-6 (7) in men's semifinal play Saturday at Aviva Centre.
Tsitsipas fired an ace at 7-7 before converting his third match point of the deciding tiebreaker when Anderson's return sailed long. The South African had a match point of his own at 7-6, but Tsitsipas delivered a brilliant backhand crosscourt winner to pull even.
Tsitsipas, who will turn 20 on Sunday, will next play the winner of the evening semifinal between top-ranked Rafael Nadal of...
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Top-seeded Halep rolls over Barty 6-4, 6-1 to reach Rogers Cup final

2 monthes ago   |   By National Post

MONTREAL - Simona Halep defeated Ashleigh Barty 6-4, 6-1 in the semifinals of the women's Rogers Cup on Saturday.
Halep, the top-seed and the world's top-ranked player, advanced to Sunday's final against the winner of an evening semifinal between third-seeded Sloane Stephens and fifth-seeded Elina Svitolina.
Halep has reached the Rogers Cup final for the third time in four years. She won the last time it was held in Montreal in 2016.
The Romanian showed her class as she broke 15th-seeded Barty's serve in the opening game with an impressive series of forehands down the lines. She broke...
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