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Linz Open: Simona Halep withdraws, Danielle Collins retires in semi-finals
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Linz Open: Simona Halep withdraws, Danielle Collins retires in semi-finals

Alison Riske of the United States will face Romanian lucky loser Jaqueline Cristian, ranked 100, in Friday's final.

Linz Open: Danielle Collins, Alison Riske set up all-American semifinal
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Linz Open: Danielle Collins, Alison Riske set up all-American semifinal

The third-seeded Collins, who is pursuing her third title of the season, beat Alison Van Uytvanck of Belgium 7-5, 6-3.

Linz Open: US Open champion Emma Raducanu stumbles to new early defeat
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Linz Open: US Open champion Emma Raducanu stumbles to new early defeat

Raducanu, however, confirmed British media reports that Torben Beltz, 44, who previously coached Angelique Kerber, will take over for next season.

Transylvania Open: Anett Kontaveit wins fourth title of the year, completes WTA Finals line-up
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Transylvania Open: Anett Kontaveit wins fourth title of the year, completes WTA Finals line-up

As well as being the first player representing Estonia to make the year-ending championships, Kontaveit is projected to make her Top 10 debut in Monday's rankings.

Transylvania Open: Simona Halep cruises into final against Anett Kontaveit
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Transylvania Open: Simona Halep cruises into final against Anett Kontaveit

Halep broke serve six times and saved the only break point she faced in her first service game of the match.

Transylvania Open: Marta Kostyuk thrashes Emma Raducanu, to face Simona Halep
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Transylvania Open: Marta Kostyuk thrashes Emma Raducanu, to face Simona Halep

Kostyuk, 19, will play her third semi-final of the season on Saturday, following Abu Dhabi in January and Istanbul in April.

Kremlin Cup 2021: Aryna Sabalenka knocked out by Ekaterina Alexandrova, Maria Sakkari beats Simona Halep
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Kremlin Cup 2021: Aryna Sabalenka knocked out by Ekaterina Alexandrova, Maria Sakkari beats Simona Halep

Sabalenka was playing in her first tournament since reaching the semi-finals of the US Open last month. She then missed the tournament in Indian Wells, California, after a positive test for the coronavirus.

Two-time major champion Simona Halep, coach Darren Cahill split
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Two-time major champion Simona Halep, coach Darren Cahill split

The Romanian, who turns 30 on Monday, also reached No 1 in the rankings. She is No 14 this week.

Naomi Osaka slips out of top five as Ashleigh Barty continues to lead WTA rankings
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Naomi Osaka slips out of top five as Ashleigh Barty continues to lead WTA rankings

Four-time Grand Slam champion Osaka fell from fifth as Barty remains top and French Open winner Barbora Krejcikova climbed to a career high of fifth.

US Open 2021: Osaka, Tsitsipas, Rublev bundled out on day of upsets
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US Open 2021: Osaka, Tsitsipas, Rublev bundled out on day of upsets

Day 5 of US Open had its share of fantastic matches and upsets with Tsitsipas, defending champion Osaka and Rublev exiting the tournament.

US Open 2021: Teenagers Carlos Alcaraz, Leylah Fernandez upset Stefanos Tsitsipas, Naomi Osaka
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US Open 2021: Teenagers Carlos Alcaraz, Leylah Fernandez upset Stefanos Tsitsipas, Naomi Osaka

Fernandez, who won her first WTA title in March at Monterrey, had never beaten so high-ranked a rival as third-rated Osaka and the same was true for Alcaraz when he sent home the men's world number three.

US Open 2021: Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Andy Murray in five-set first-round thriller; Halep, Stephens progress to second round
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US Open 2021: Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Andy Murray in five-set first-round thriller; Halep, Stephens progress to second round

Tsitsipas defeated the 112th-ranked British star 2-6, 7-6 (9/7), 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 in an atmosphere more like an intense second-week showdown than a curtain-raiser for the fortnight.

US Open 2021 women's singles preview: Ash Barty looking to cap off excellent season, Naomi Osaka to make winning return?
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US Open 2021 women's singles preview: Ash Barty looking to cap off excellent season, Naomi Osaka to make winning return?

Ahead of the US Open, Firstpost.com takes a look at the women's singles draw and, with equal parts of bravery and naivete, attempts to determine the potential outcome of all four quarters.

ATP-WTA Cincinnati Masters: Simona Halep earns injury comeback win; Coco Gauff to face Naomi Osaka
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ATP-WTA Cincinnati Masters: Simona Halep earns injury comeback win; Coco Gauff to face Naomi Osaka

Halep only returned to the Tour last week in Montreal, losing in the opening round. She remained confident that progress was not far away after her injury in Rome three months ago.

WTA Montreal: Red-hot Danielle Collins halts Simona Halep's injury comeback
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WTA Montreal: Red-hot Danielle Collins halts Simona Halep's injury comeback

American Collins extended her win streak to 12 matches - a run that saw her claim back-to-back titles in Palermo and San Jose

Wimbledon 2021: Ashleigh Barty sets sights on Angelique Kerber, Karolina Pliskova preps for Aryna Sabalenka in semis
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Wimbledon 2021: Ashleigh Barty sets sights on Angelique Kerber, Karolina Pliskova preps for Aryna Sabalenka in semis

The stage is set for the women's Wimbledon semi-finals on Thursday with three of the contenders new to the experience.

Wimbledon 2021: Defending champion Simona Halep to miss tournament due to calf injury
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Wimbledon 2021: Defending champion Simona Halep to miss tournament due to calf injury

The 29-year-old Romanian had been battling to be fit since withdrawing from her second round match at the Italian Open in mid-May.

Wimbledon 2021: Rafael Nadal, Naomi Osaka, Simona Halep, Dominic Thiem, skip grass court major
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Wimbledon 2021: Rafael Nadal, Naomi Osaka, Simona Halep, Dominic Thiem, skip grass court major

Rafael Nadal, Naomi Osaka and Milos Raonic are the high profile names to opt against playing at Wimbledon which starts 28 June.

Elina Svitolina moves into WTA top 10, French Open champion Barbora Krejcikova slips two places to 17th
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Elina Svitolina moves into WTA top 10, French Open champion Barbora Krejcikova slips two places to 17th

Recently crowned French Open champion Barbora Krejcikova slipped two places to 17th while Swiss Belinda Bencic is once again on the cusp of the top ten after her run to the grasscourt final in Berlin.

French Open 2021: Serena Williams survives three-setter as Tsitsipas, Medvedev also make last 32
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French Open 2021: Serena Williams survives three-setter as Tsitsipas, Medvedev also make last 32

Elsewhere, third seed Aryna Sabalenka beat fellow Belarusian Aliaksandra Sasnovich 7-5, 6-3 and will next play Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.