Simona Halep clinches her first Grand title, beats Slaone Stephens in French open

PARIS: World number one Simona Halep of Romania recovered from a sluggish start to clinch her first Grand Slam title with a 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 win over American Sloane Stephens in the French Open final on Saturday.

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Stephens, seeded 10th, used her powerful game to full effect to take the first set but then ran out of steam to allow Romania´s Halep to complete a memorable victory.

Reuters

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