The 2018 champion succumbed to an inspired quarter-final showing from teenager Amanda Anisimova.
Press conference: Halep QF
Simona Halep talks to the press after losing to Amanda Anisimova in the quarter-finals.
- ©Nicolas Gouhier / FFTHalep leaves with 'positive thoughts'
- ©Nicolas Gouhier / FFTAnisimova stuns Halep
17-year-old Amanda Anisimova put on a bold performance to oust Simona Halep.
- ©Nicolas Gouhier / FFTHighlights: Anisimova v Halep
Amanda Anisimova ended the title defence of world No.3 Simona Halep on Thursday.