Eugenie Bouchard expecting tough Simona Halep test

Simona Halep of Romania during her Ladies' Singles third round match against Belinda Bencic of Switzerland on day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 28, 2014
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Eugenie Bouchard is expecting a tough test against Simona Halep in the semi-finals of Wimbledon.

Eugenie Bouchard has admitted that she expects a tough test against Simona Halep in the Wimbledon semi-finals.

The Canadian reached the last four on Wednesday with a 6-3 6-4 win over Angelique Kerber, while third seed Halep saw off Sabine Lisicki 6-4 6-0.

With Halep being the highest seed left in the women's draw, Bouchard is wary of the challenge that the Romanian will provide.

"She's a very good player. I think she's number three in the world. I want to go one step further," she is quoted as saying by the tournament's official website.

Bouchard and Halep will meet on Thursday for a place in the final.

Romania's Simona Halep celebrates beating Ukraine's Lesia Tsurenko during their women's singles second round match on day five of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on June 27, 2014
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