Former World No. 1 Simona Halep talked to beIN SPORTS in an exclusive interview from Doha at the Qatar Total Open.
There were contrasting fortunes for Bernard Tomic and Tennys Sandgren at the New York Open.
Juan Ignacio Londero broke through for his first trophy as he outlasted countryman Guido Pella 3-6 7-5 6-1 in Cordoba on Sunday.
Jelena Ostapenko stunned to claim French Open title just two days after 20th birthday.
At 20, Jelena Ostapenko becomes Latvia's first Grand Slam champion and youngest in the sport since 2004 with French Open title.
A vibrant Simona Halep stands on the brink of a first grand slam title after defeating the powerful Karolina Pliskova.
Both Jelena Ostapenko and Timea Bacsinszky marked their birthdays on Thursday, but it was the Latvian who had extra cause for celebration.
A remarkable second-set turnaround paved the way for Simona Halep to reach the last four of the French Open on Wednesday.