Romania has stayed on the course for the first Fed Cup title, prevailing against the Czech Republic 3-2 in Ostrava to set the semi-final clash against France.
Czech world number five Pliskova beat Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-1 6-4 before Romanian Halep defeated Katerina Siniakova 6-4 6-0. That game proved to be pivotal, as Halep was unable to convert a game point, and then finished two straight points with backhands into the net to let Pliskova level the match at one set apiece.
It was a similar finish in Australia's 3-2 win over the U.S.in North Carolina, with Ash Barty and Priscilla Hon beating Danielle Collins and Nicole Melichar 6-4, 7-5 in the deciding doubles.
The Australians will next play Belarus, which lost the 2017 final to the USA, in April. Belarus dominated at Braunschweig, with Aryna Sabalenka cruising past Laura Siegemund 6-1, 6-1 to give her country an insurmountable 3-0 lead over host Germany on an indoor hard court.
Katerina Siniakova played with a lot of pressure on her back but she managed to outplay Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-4, 6-2 in an hour and 26 minutes, leveling the score at 2-2 before the doubles rubber that had to decide the victor of this outstanding tie.
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It began badly as they were caught napping after just four minutes. 'We don't love each other too much, the players and the staff. Three games this week have been tough playing the way we play with this intensity and desire.
Childish Gambino won the coveted prize for best music video for his politically provocative " This Is America ". There was a tie for best rap performance , and Drake was surprisingly not one of the winners.
Dave Chappelle and "Weird Al" Yankovic picked up early awards ahead of the live show, which was scheduled to kick off at 8 p.m. Women artistes are leading the nominations for big categories like album of the year and best new artist.
Jackson raised the issue last week after she warned Stone not to treat his criminal case like a "book tour". Roger Stone's attorneys says that his comments don't merit a "clear and present danger to a fair trial".
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