The Romanian Simona Halep (WTA 1) and Japan’s Naomi Osaka (WTA 44) is Wednesday for the semi-finals of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells (hard/8.648.508 dollar).
Topreekshoofd Halep, that in 2015 the tournament in the bag put out in Indian Wells, had made it into the quarter-finals is not under the market at the Croatian Petra Martic (WTA 51). Finally took out the Romanian, the 6-4, 6-7 (5/7) 6-3 after a party of two hours and 23 minutes.
In the semi-finals will take Halep against Naomi Osaka. The Japanese surprised the Czech Karolina Pliskova. The number five of the world lost in two sets with 6-2 and 6-3.