It was an easy walk for Simona Halep is first round match of US Open 2016 against Kristen Flipken whom she got past 6-0, 6-2 to earn herself a place in second round. Now, Romanian faces tough task in second round where former French Open Runner-Up waiting for challenge. These two will take court against each other on Thursday (01 September) at Arthur Ashe Stadium.
Fixture: Simona Halep vs Lucie Safarova, 2R Match
Time/Date: 08:30 PM IST/ 03:00 PM GMT/ 11:00 AM Local/ 04:00 PM BST/ 01 Sep
Venue: Arthur Ashe Stadium
Last year semifinalist at the US Open, when she lost eventually to Flavia Pennetta, Halep hasn’t made too much of an impact at the three Grand Slams this year so far as she made the quarterfinals of Wimbledon, the fourth round at Roland Garros and lost in the first round of the Australian Open. US Open probably Romanian last chance for this season to prove that she is still the Grand Slam contender.
Safarova’s career saw high but quickly followed by a steep drop-of. She went on to reach the fourth round of Wimbledon and finish runner-up in New Haven, but an abdominal strain saw her lose in the first round of the US Open in 2014 and a bacterial infection. Safarova returned to action at the end of the season in Linz, Moscow and the WTA Finals Singapore, where she couldn’t get out of the group stage on her debut, but her off-season was compromised by ongoing struggles with the infection and she missed January and most of February 2016 including the Australian Open.
What is Head to Head stats between Simona Halep & Lucie Safarova?
Simona Halep leads the head-to-head with Lucie Safarova 3-1, with Safarova’s solitary victory coming in their first meeting in 2011 in Toronto
Prediction: Simona Halep to win
How to Watch Simona Halep vs Lucie Safarova, 2nd Rnd Match – US Open 2016 live streaming & on TV?
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