Former French Open finalist Simona Halep took less than 70 minutes to reach the third round of the Wuhan Open, advancing Monday when fellow Romanian Irina-Camelia Begu retired in the second set of their second-round match.
Top-ranked Novak Djokovic, who has not dropped a set in this tournament, defeated David Goffin in the semifinals. He moves on to the final, where he will play Kei Nishikori of Japan. Djokovic is going for his fifth title in six years.
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