Sun 11 Jun 2017
Romanian Simona Halep has shared his impressions of the final of “Roland Garros” – 2017, which she lost to the Latvian Jelena Ostapenko.
In yesterday’s final, Halep missed a real chance to win his first Grand Slam tournament, losing to Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia with the score 6:4, 4:6, 3:6.
Romanian comments in Eurosport acknowledged the supremacy of the opponent:
“During finals, I sometimes felt like a spectator. Again was close to the trophy, but lost. Ostapenko deserved this victory, she played ohene well.”
“It’s okay, I continue to look forward. If you need me, I’ll play another 20 years to get their way and take the title.”
Following the tournament, the Romanian will rise to first place in the title race and second place in the WTA rankings .