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Halep beats Sharapova, in Italian Open final
Rome, May 20 : Romania's Simona Halep rallied from a set down to defeat Russia's Maria Sharapova 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 and reach the final of the Italian Open for the second consecutive year.

Svitolina beats Halep, defends Italian Open title
Rome, May 20 : Ukrainian tennis player Elina Svitolina on Sunday overpowered Romania's Simona Halep in the Italian Open final, successfully defending the title and beating the top seed 6-0, 6-4.

Svitolina beats Halep, defends Italian Open title
Rome, May 20 : Ukrainian tennis player Elina Svitolina on Sunday overpowered Romania's Simona Halep in the Italian Open final, successfully defending the title and beating the top seed 6-0, 6-4.

Simona Halep retains top spot in WTA rankings
Florida [U.S.A], May 19 : Romanian tennis star Simona Halep has retained her numero-uno spot in the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Rankings after booking her place in the semi-finals of the Rome Masters.

Halep advances to Italian Open quarterfinals
Rome, May 17 : Romanian tennis player Simona Halep, world No. 1, on Thursday advanced to the quarterfinals of the Italian Open, a WTA clay court tournament held in Rome, as American Madison Keys had to retire with a right rib injury.

Halep beats Osaka, advances to Italian Open 3rd round
Rome, May 16 : Romania's Simona Halep on Wednesday defeated Japan's Naomi Osaka 6-1, 6-0 to advance to the third round of the Italian Open, an ATP World Tour Masters 1000 clay-court tournament.

Halep remains on top of WTA rankings
Madrid, May 14 : With 7,270 points, Romania's Simona Halep stayed atop the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) rankings released on Monday, ahead of Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki and Garbine Muguruza of Spain.

Chile to meet Romania in friendly
Santiago, May 11 : Chile and Romania will meet in an international friendly this month as both seek competition after failing to qualify for the FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Pliskova stuns top seed Halep in Madrid Open quarters
Madrid, May 10 : Czech sixth seed Karolina Pliskova on Thursday stunned world No.1 Simona Halep 6-4, 6-3 in the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open, halting the Romanian's winning streak in the tournament at 15 matches.

Sharapova tops Begu, reaches Madrid Open last-16
Madrid, May 7 : Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova on Monday defeated a second Romanian opponent at the Madrid Open, advancing to the round of 16 after knocking out Irina Camelia Begu 7-5, 6-1.

Halep leads WTA rankings ahead of Wozniacki
Madrid, May 7 : Romania's Simona Halep maintained the top spot in the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) rankings released on Monday, ahead of Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark.

Halep crushes Makarova in Madrid Open 1st round
Madrid, May 6 : Romanian tennis player Simona Halep, World No.1, on Sunday started her run to defend the Madrid Open title by crushing Russia's Ekaterina Makarova 6-1, 6-0.

Morocco, Romania agree to boost diplomatic cooperation
Rabat, May 5 : Morocco and Romania have inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) here to cement diplomatic cooperation and a bilateral agreement in the area of training.

Two Romanian nationals arrested for ATM fraud
New Delhi, May 4 : Delhi Police on Friday arrested two foreigners who used to withdraw money from ATM machines in the capital using cloned plastic cards.

Halep maintains 1st spot in WTA rankings
Madrid, April 30 : Romania's Simona Halep continued to lead the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) singles rankings released on Monday despite exiting the Stuttgart Open in the quarter-finals.

Halep beats Rybarikova, qualifies for Stuttgart Open quarters
Stuttgart, April 26 : First-seeded Romanian Simona Halep has qualified for the quarter-finals of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix here, winning in three sets against Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia.

Halep stays atop women's tennis singles rankings
Madrid, April 23 : Romania's Simona Halep continued to lead the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) singles rankings released on Monday with 8,140 points, followed by Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki.

Halep remains on top of world tennis rankings
Madrid, April 16 : Romania's Simona Halep continues to lead the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) singles rankings released on Monday with 8,140 points, followed by Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki (6,790 points).

Romanian cybersecurity firm flushes out 'RadRAT' espionage tool
London, April 15 : Bucharest-headquartered cybersecurity company Bitdefender has flushed out "RadRAT", a powerful all-in-one toolkit for complex espionage ops that was apparently unnoticed since 2015.

Halep stays atop WTA rankings
Madrid, April 9 : Romania's Simona Halep continues to lead the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) rankings released on Monday.

Muguruza in Monterrey Open tennis final
Monterrey (Mexico), April 8 : Spanish top-seed Garbine Muguruza defeated Romania's Ana Bogdan 6-0, 7-5 to reach the final of the Monterrey Open.

Bogdan leads Sorribes Tormo at rain-interrupted Monterrey Open
Monterrey (Mexico), April 5 : Sixth-seeded Romanian Ana Bogdan was leading Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo 6-2, 4-3, 30-30 when rain halted play at the Monterrey Open here.

Halep maintains top spot in WTA rankings
Madrid, April 2 : Simona Halep of Romania continued to lead the Women's Tennis Association rankings released on Monday, while United States' Sloane Stephens managed to leap into the top 10 for the first time in her career.

Unaware of Nassar's abuse at their ranch, calim Karolyis
Washington DC [United States], Mar 29 : Romanian-American gymnastics coach Bela Karolyi and his wife Martha, who own the Karolyi Ranch, have claimed to be unaware of the abuses carried out by former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar at their ranch.

Romanian arrested for installing skimmers in Goa ATMs
Panaji, March 28 : A Romanian national has been arrested for installing skimming devices at bank ATMs, Goa Police said on Wednesday.

Cambridge Analytica employee on India project may have been poisoned
New York, March 28 : A Romanian employee of Cambridge Analytica (CA), who worked on its project in India, may have been "poisoned" in Kenya, an ex-employee has told a British parliamentary select committee.

Orange snow transforms eastern Europe into 'Mars'
London, March 26 : Dust from a sandstorm in the Sahara desert is causing snow in eastern Europe to turn orange, transforming the mountainous regions of Ukraine, Russia, Bulgaria and Romania into Mars-like landscapes, the media reported on Monday.

Halep survives scare at Miami Open; Pliskova, Kerber advance
Miami, March 23 : Romanian world No. 1 and top seed Simona Halep had to battle for just over two hours but finally pulled out a hard-fought 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 victory over Frenchwoman Oceane Dodin to advance to the third round of the Miami Open.

Naomi upsets World No.1 Halep to reach Indian wells final
Indian Wells (California), March 17 : Japan's Naomi Osaka stunned world number 1 Simona Halep of Romania in the semi-final at the Indian Wells Masters here.

Romanian court tells man he's not alive
Bucharest, March 17 : A Romanian court has ruled that a 63-year-old man is dead despite the man himself appearing alive and well, a media report said.