Australian Open 2018: Simona Halep reveals tearful breakdown after Caroline Wozniacki loss
Halep was beaten 7-6 (7-2) 3-6 6-4 by Caroline Wozniacki in Melbourne as the Dane landed a Grand Slam at the 43rd attempt.
With it she ensured she overtook Halep at the top of the WTA rankings, claiming the No 1 spot when they are officially announced on Monday.
Halep cut an emotional figure in her press conference and admitted she had shed a tear after the defeat.
The Romanian said: "I can still smile. It's fine. I cried, but now I'm smiling.
"It's just a tennis match in the end. But I'm really sad I couldn't win it. I was close again, but the gas was over in the end.
"She... read more
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