Here's a tournament that is dubbed "the fifth Slam" all the more in light of billionaire owner Larry Ellison's renaissance of both the premises and the goings-on. (What's that you say?
A Nobu restaurant? How posh.) But the Baccarat trophy that Halep took to both on court upon winning the event and later before the assembled press was too heavy for her to handle in the moment. "How many kilos?" she quipped before demurring, ultimately standing and ending her presser and, as she put it, avoiding injury, as she "really wants to play Miami."