The third racket of the world, Romanian tennis player Simona Halep, defeated German Julia Goerges, who is 16th in the world ranking, in the quarterfinals of the Qatar Total Open competition – 7/6 (1), 7/6 (6).
For 2 hours and 1 minute of the match, Simone made three aces and four breaks, making a double mistake in serving. Whereas Julia filed four times through and realized four break points, making four double mistakes.
Through personal encounters, opponents became 3-1 in favor of the Romanian. In the semifinals of the Doha tournament, Halep will play with Ukrainian Elina Svitolina.