Simona Halep Says Roger Federer’s the Only Player She Watches Play

by Vishal Gajaria | Posted on Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 | 0


Roger Federer countless number of fans all over the globe, for his achievements over the years have been exceptional. But, the 17-time Grand Slam champion has a fan, who is herself a tennis star.

It’s none other than Simona Halep!

Halep, who is slated to climb up to No. 2 in the women’s singles rankings on Monday, divulged that she does not watch any other compatriot play, but ensures that she catches a glimpse of Federer’s graceful strokes.

Following her 6-1 6-2 drubbing of Serbia’s Jelena Jankovic en route the finals of the ongoing tournament in Cincinnati, Halep was interrogated if she has seen her ultimate opponent – Serena Williams – play all this week.

What followed thereafter astonished the presser room, as the 23-year-old retorted saying: “I don’t watch other players. Only Federer.”

Interesting, isn’t it?


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