Wimbledon reigning Simona Halep remarks becoming a member of the All England Club as one of the best things about being a Wimbledon winner. Moreover, she is also very happy to be a part of the history of the club.
In a conversation with World Wide of Sports, the Romanian said: “The quaintest thing is that I got to be a member of the All England Club and wear the badge.” Besides, she also added, ” No one can ever take away the fact that I am now part of the club’s history and I am proud of that.”
Simona Halep also considers her win over Serena Williams as one of her best performances. Additionally, she defeated Serena in the finals of 2019 Wimbledon by 6-2, 6-2.
“It Still Feels Like A Dream”- Simona Halep
Moreover, the win still feels like a dream to her. Romanian said, “To be playing the Wimbledon final against arguably the greatest player of all time, and to produce a performance like that; still feels like I dream.”
Besides, this win also provided her with confidence and taught her the importance of self-belief. Adding to this, her current coach, Darren Cahill said, “There was a calmness about her. She was ready and relaxed for the big final.” Furthermore, He said, “From a pure tennis point of view, it was the best I’d seen her play.”
The Romanian is currently at the 2nd rank in the world. Adding to her career, Simona was the best player for 64 weeks. Besides, she is also the winner of the two Grand Slams. World No.02 is the winner of Wimbledon in 2019. Adding to the feather, Halep is also the champion at Roland Garros in 2018. Further, she also has 20 WTA single titles to her name.
As of now, Halep is looking forward to playing the WTA event next month in Palermo. However, she is still not sure of playing in the prestigious US Open 2020. The information about her presence will arrive soon.