The date of publishing: Friday, September 30, 2022, 6:11 p.m
Update date: Friday, September 30, 2022, 6:12 p.m
Simona Halep (31 years old) announced in mid-September that he will not participate in any official tour in 2022 after undergoing surgery on his nose, both for cosmetic reasons and from a health point of view. Although she no longer participates in any major competition, the tennis player can be seen on the court in December.
The former WTA leader returns to the tennis court in December, after the doctors recommended a three-month recovery period. Simona Halep will go to South Africa, in Johannesburg, for the “Africa Cares Tennis Challenge”, which takes place on December 3 and 4.
Simona Halep, alongside Novak Djokovic and Iga Swiatek in Dubai
In addition to the tournament in South Africa, Halep will also go to Dubai, to the “World Tennis League”, a competition in its first edition, which also comes with a completely new format. 16 athletes are participating in this tournament, and among the confirmed names are WTA leader Iga Swiatek and Novak Djokovic.
The players are divided into 4 mixed teams, and the singles, doubles and mixed doubles matches are played as two sets, followed by a super tie-break to 10 in the event of a tie. The teams with the best results in the first stages of the tournament also duel in the finals of the competition held at the Coca Cola Arena.