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Second seed Halep into US Open third round

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Simona Halep of Romania returns the ball to Danielle Rose Collins of the US during their US Open 2014 women's singles match on August 25, 2014 in New YorkSimona Halep of Romania returns the ball to Danielle Rose Collins of the US during their US Open 2014 women's singles match on August 25, 2014  in New York

Simona Halep of Romania returns the ball to Danielle Rose Collins of the US during their US Open 2014 women's singles match on August 25, 2014 in New YorkSimona Halep of Romania returns the ball to Danielle Rose Collins of the US during their US Open 2014 women's singles match on August 25, 2014 in New York

Second seed Simona Halep reached the US Open third round on Wednesday with a 6-2, 6-1 win over Jana Cepelova of Slovakia.

The Romanian goes on to face either Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia or Israel's Shahar Peer for a place in the last 16.

Date created : 2014-08-27