Top seed Simona Halep defeated Lauren Davis, 4-6, 6-4, 15-13 in a three-set thriller match on Rod Laver Arena to make the fourth round
What a battle!!!In a 3hr 44min long match, both the player were not ready to give up. Simona Halep and Lauren Davis played the most games of any women's match in Australian Open history.
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The Lucky 'Red' dress saved Simona Halep, again, as she survived determined techniques of an inspired, gutsy, fearless Lauren Davis.
A miscommunication created for a near miss between the USA's Lauren Davis and an unassuming ballkid in the third round match.The ballkid was almost saved by 76th ranked American, Lauren Davis.
Lauren Davis has nerves of steel she had taken an untimely pause at 11-11 when Davis lost the nail from the second toe on her right foot and called for a medical time-out in the third set.Even with that, she fought like a warrior.
In the most thrilling match of this Grand Slam, It was Halep who made it through and came out as a winner, but a big salute to both the players for playing a fearless tennis match.After finishing the gruelling match she said, “I won with my heart today.”Image Source: AFP