Paris – World number two Simona Halep fought back from a set down to defeat
France Caroline Garcia 6-7 (6/8), 6-3, 6-4 and put Romania within
moving distance of a first Fed Cup last appearance since 1973 it
The French open champion Halep had given Romania a winning lead in theirs
semifinal in Rouen on Saturday by Kristina Mladenovic 6-3,
6-1 before Garcia swept past Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-3, 6-3 to raise
Buzarnescu has the chance to unpack in the semi-finals when she faces Pauline Parmentier on Sunday's second singles.
Winners face Australia last November.
Seven-time masters Australia made the championship match by looking from Belarus in Brisbane earlier Sunday.
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