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Simona Halep

WTA Finals No. 1 seed Simona Halep tells The Straits Times who she thinks is the fastest tennis player on the women's tour.

Q Your dream doubles partner?

A Serena Williams.

Q One shot you admire from any tennis player.

A (Karolina) Pliskova's serve.

Q Who's the fastest player on tour?

A I think they said I am the fastest.

Q What's your perfect cheat meal?

A Pizza.

Q Emma Stone is playing Billie Jean King in a movie, who would you like to play you in a movie?

A Next question?

Q One rule change you'd like to see - shot clock, no deuce or no let?

A Shot clock.

Q Your best tennis moment?

A The day that I became No. 1.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on October 29, 2017, with the headline 'Simona Halep'. Print Edition | Subscribe