Top-ranked Halep beats Saisai at Wimbledon
LONDON - Top-ranked Simona Halep won the last 10 games to beat Saisai Zheng of China 7-5, 6-0 in the second round of Wimbledon.
Saisai led 5-3 in the first set but Halep broke back for 5-5 and cruised the rest of the way against her 126th-ranked opponent.
Halep won her first Grand Slam title at the French Open.
She lost in the quarterfinals at Wimbledon in 2016 and 2017.