What is the heat rule? Simona Halep and Caroline Wozniacki forced off court at the Australian Open

It is finals weekend at the Australian Open and throughout Saturday's Women ultimate, Simona Halep and Caroline Wozniacki took a break earlier than the ultimate set.

World No 2 Wozniacki gained the first set 7-6, however Halep got here again in the second to degree the units.

 Simona Halep is hoping to remain world number one and win her first Grand Slam on Saturday

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Simona Halep is hoping to stay world primary and win her first Grand Slam on Saturday

What is the heat rule?

THE heat rule signifies that when humidity will get to 50%, the umpire can pause the recreation for a set time. 

Gamers  get 10 minutes off court in the locker room to chill down.

The rule was enforced following the conclusion off the second set and each gamers took 10 minutes earlier than the begin of the third.

 Caroline Wozniacki could knock Halep off the top spot with a win

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Caroline Wozniacki might knock Halep off the prime spot with a win

 

What number of occasions has it been enforced this yr?

THE rule has been enforced twice on this yr's Australian Open. 

Each events occurred on the similar day with the first time was throughout the males's wheelchair ultimate.

It is finals weekend at the Australian Open and throughout Saturday's Women ultimate, Simona Halep and Caroline Wozniacki took a break earlier than the ultimate set.