Halep’s uphill battle inspires Banca Transilvania commercial

Players often lose sponsors when faced with doping allegations. Simona Halep's uphill battle to return to competition serves as an inspiring narrative of perseverance showcased in a recent advertisement for a Romanian bank.   View this...
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Simona Halep receives four-year doping ban!

Simona Halep's doping case has finally been resolved, with a very negative outcome for the two-time Grand Slam champion. The Romanian former world No.1 has received a four-year ban for doping, as her intake...

Decision on Simona Halep’s doping case postponed again

Simona Halep was expected to receive a decision on her doping case this week, but it's been delayed further, prolonging the uncertainty surrounding her future in professional tennis. It has now been an entire year...
Simona Halep prepares to serve at the 2022 National Bank Open

Simona Halep automatically withdrawn from US Open due to doping suspension

Even though there was a slim hope of seeing Simona Halep at the 2023 US Open, since she was spotted on the tournament entry list released last month, the Romanian has automatically been withdrawn...
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ITIA’s cold water: Simona Halep’s US Open status hangs in the balance

Despite being featured on the 2023 US Open entry list, Simona Halep's participation in the Grand Slam remains uncertain, as emphasized by the International Tennis Integrity Agency in their latest statement. The Romanian's provisional...
Simona Halep smiling on the tennis court

Simona Halep is on the US Open 2023 entry list!

Still officially "provisionally suspended" for doping, Simona Halep is surprisingly featured on the US Open 2023 entry list! Reassuring us that we may well finally see the Romanian play a tournament are her recent...
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Jelena Dokic explains: Simona Halep’s biological passport signals prolonged use of banned substance

Former world No.4 Jelena Dokic explains that inconsistencies found in Simona Halep's Athlete Biological Passport (ABP) suggest that the intake of the banned substance was going on for some time rather than it being...
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Was Simona Halep doping or is there a conspiracy against her?

For the third time the International Tennis Integrity Agency (ITIA) has requested a delay to Simona Halep's hearing. Judging by the Romanian's reactions, we can conclude that she feels like there is some sort...

When words backfire: Halep’s criticism of Sharapova’s doping comes full circle

Be careful what you say, it may backfire. That's exactly what Simona Halep didn't do when she felt confident enough to criticize dopers amid the Maria Sharapova meldonium scandal. The Romanian's criticising comments haven't...
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Simona Halep on doping case: “I feel helpless facing such harassment”

Seven and a half months after getting a provisional doping suspension due to banned substance roxadustat detected in her body, Simona Halep is still awaiting the resolution of her case and suggests that the...
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