Result: Simona Halep brushes Agnieszka Radwanska aside to reach final

Simona Halep of Romania reacts to Danielle Rose Collins of the US during their US Open 2014 women's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Center August 25, 2014
© Getty Images
World number four Simona Halep is through to the final at the WTA Championships after thrashing Agnieszka Radwanska 6-2 6-2 in the last four.

Simona Halep has booked her place in the final at the WTA Championships in Singapore after a crushing 6-2 6-2 win over Agnieszka Radwanska in the semi-finals this afternoon.

The Romanian made a quick start to the match, breaking the world number six early on, while barely being tested during her own service games.

While Halep served well, her Polish opponent struggled to find her rhythm, dropping another game before giving the world number four a comfortable hold for the set.

Halep continued to race away with the match early in the second, winning the first three games in a row to go up a double break, putting Radwanska under pressure with a series of powerful returns.

Radwanska pulled a game back to give herself some hope, but was immediately broken again, allowing Halep to see out the remaining games with holds of serve.

The result sets up another meeting with Serena Williams for Halep, with the Romanian having thrashed the world number one 6-0 6-2 in the round robin earlier this week.

Ana Ivanovic celebrates after her win over Serena Williams in their Australian Open fourth round match on January 19, 2014
Read Next:
Result: Ivanovic wins, but Halep through
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole



ATP RankingsPoints
1Scotland flag Andy Murray7,750
2Spain Rafael Nadal7,555
3Switzerland Roger Federer7,145
4Switzerland Stanislas Wawrinka5,780
5Serbia Novak Djokovic5,325
6Croatia Marin Cilic5,155
7Alexander Zverev4,470
8Austria Dominic Thiem4,030
9Japan Kei Nishikori3,285
10Canada Milos Raonic3,230
11Bulgaria Grigor Dimitrov3,070
12France Jo-Wilfried Tsonga2,770
13Belgium David Goffin2,560
14Spain Roberto Bautista Agut2,425
15Czech Republic Tomas Berdych2,390
16United States Jack Sock2,335
17Pablo Carreno Busta2,305
18Lucas Pouille2,220
19United States John Isner2,110
20United States Sam Querrey2,060
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand