AGNIESZKA RADWANSKA

  • Agnieszka Radwanska lines up Qatar quarter-final with Venus Williams 5 days ago

    Doha: Fourth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska brushed aside Flavia Pennetta 6-1, 6-1 on Wednesday to set up a quarter-final with Venus Williams in the Qatar Open. Radwanska, who had lost both their previous meetings, including the Indian Wells final in March last year, dropped just 11 points in her seven service games. The...
  • Russia defeat Poland 4-0 to advance in Fed Cup February 8, 2015

    Maria Sharapova defeated Agnieszka Radwanska 6-1, 7-5 Sunday as Russia advanced to the semifinals of the Fed Cup with a 4-0 victory in the World Group first round tie against Poland. "It is never easy to play after a long journey, new surface and very little training on it," Sharapova said....
  • Venus Williams' strong Australian Open run continues January 26, 2015

    Melbourne: Venus Williams' strong run at the Australian Open continued on Monday when she beat sixth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska 6-3, 2-6, 6-1 to reach a Grand Slam quarter-finals for the first time since 2010. After recovered an early break in the third, 34-year-old Williams dominated the rest of the match and clinched...
  • Agnieszka Radwanska advances to 4th round at Australian Open January 24, 2015

    Melbourne: Sixth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska moved into the fourth round of the Australian Open on Saturday with a 6-0, 7-5 win over Uzbekistan-born American Varvara Lepchenko. Opening the day's play on Rod Laver Arena, Radwanska won the first set in 25 minutes before Lepchenko took a medical timeout, appearing to be affected...
  • Agnieszka Radwanska advances to 3rd round at Australian Open January 22, 2015

    Melbourne: Sixth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska easily advanced to the third round of the Australian Open with a 44-minute, 6-0, 6-1 win over Johanna Larsson of Sweden on Thursday. The Polish player is now 7-1 in second-round matches at the Australian Open and has reached the third round here every year since 2010. Martina...
  • Radwanska downs Serena, powers Poland to Hopman Cup title January 10, 2015

    Agnieszka Radwanska showed why she should be considered among the favourites for the Australian Open later this month by beating world number one Serena Williams and helping Poland to its first Hopman Cup title in Perth on Saturday. World number five Radwanska claimed a 6-4 6-7(3) 6-1 win to put her...
  • Emotional Alize Cornet wins for Charlie Hebdo victims January 9, 2015

    An emotional Alize Cornet rallied to beat world number five Agnieszka Radwanska 6-4 2-6 7-5 at the Hopman Cup on Friday, the Frenchwoman spurred by her determination to win for the victims of the Charlie Hebdo attack in Paris. Wednesday's killing of 12 people at the offices of the French satirical...
  • Radwanska, Murray continue winning run in Perth January 7, 2015

    Agnieszka Radwanska and Andy Murray picked up morale-boosting victories in the Hopman Cup on Wednesday to keep their Australian Open preparations on track. World number five Radwanska took just 65 minutes in scorching conditions in Perth to defeat Britain's Heather Watson 6-3 6-1 and continue her winning run in the mixed-team...
  • CTL: Hingis pips Radwanska as Hyderabad take 2-point lead over Pune November 24, 2014

    Pune: Swiss star Martina Hingis prevailed over world number six Agnieszka Radwanska in a very tight women's singles match to hand Hyderabad Aces a narrow two-point lead over Pune Marathas in a do-or-die Champions Tennis League (CTL) on Monday. Hyderabad are leading 15-13 with two matches to go in the South...
  • Pune still in contention for a place in CTL final November 23, 2014

    Pune: Pune Marathas kept their hopes of making the final of the Champions Tennis League (CTL) alive with a comfortable 26-20 win over Bangalore Raptors in a South Zone match on Sunday. Thomas Enqvist made a bright start for Bangalore by beating Pat Cash 6-3 in the legends singles. Pune then won...
  • Pune Marathas beat Hyderabad Aces in CTL tie November 18, 2014

    Hyderabad: Impressive wins by world number six Agnieszka Radwanska and seasoned Marcos Baghdatis paved the way for Pune Marathas's close 26-25 victory over Hyderabad Aces in the Champions Tennis League (CTL) at the L B Stadium here on Tuesday. In a format where the final result is decided on the basis...
  • Halep thumps Radwanska to set up rematch with Serena at WTA Finals October 25, 2014

    Simona Halep crushed Agnieszka Radwanska 6-2, 6-2 on Saturday to join Serena Williams in the championship decider at the WTA Finals. The pint-sized Romanian rebounded from her loss to Ana Ivanovic in the last group match on Friday to dominate Radwanska at Singapore's National Indoor Stadium. Halep broke Radwanska's serve five times...
  • Caroline Wozniacki beats Agnieszka Radwanska at WTA Finals October 23, 2014

    Caroline Wozniacki moved closer to a place in the semi-finals at the WTA Finals by beating Agnieszka Radwanska 7-5, 6-3 on Thursday. Wozniacki, with two wins from two matches in Singapore, will be assured of a semifinal berth if Maria Sharapova beats Petra Kvitova in the later White Group match. The match...
  • Maria Sharapova rolls into third round at China Open September 30, 2014

    Beijing: Five-time major winner Maria Sharapova moved into the third round of the China Open with ease on Tuesday, while Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska late-season slump continued with another early loss. The fourth-seeded Sharapova saved seven of nine break points she faced in a 6-2, 6-2 win over Ukrainian Elina Svitolina, a...
  • Seeds tumble at Wuhan Open but Maria Sharapova survives September 22, 2014

    Organisers of the WTA's inaugural Wuhan Open, still reeling from last week's retirement of the city's tennis trailblazer Li Na, suffered the loss of further headline acts on Monday with the early exit of seeded players. Fifth seed Agnieszka Radwanska was ousted in three sets by Caroline Garcia of France, while...
  • Caroline Garcia upsets Agnieszka Radwanska at Wuhan Open September 22, 2014

    Caroline Garcia followed up her firstround win over Venus Williams with a 36, 76 (4), 76 (7) upset win over fifthseeded Agnieszka Radwanska on Monday at the inaugural Wuhan Open. The 20yearold Frenchwoman went for broke, continuing to hit big ground strokes despite piling up unforced errors as she tried to...
  • Varvara Lepchenko upsets Agnieszka Radwanska at Korea Open September 19, 2014

    Fifthseeded Varvara Lepchenko of the United States upset defending champion Agnieszka Radwanska 67 (4), 62, 62 in the Korea Open quarterfinals on Friday. Lepchenko converted three of four break points in the third set to oust the top seed. Lepchenko has beaten Radwanska twice this year, after losing five straight. Resurgent Maria...
  • Radwanska, Pliskova reach Korea Open quarters September 17, 2014

    Seoul: Topseeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland won 60, 60 for the fourth time in a WTA main draw on Wednesday. Chanelle Scheepers of South Africa was the latest to be "doublebageled" by Radwanska, in the second round of the Korea Open. Defending champion Radwanska lined up fifthseeded Varvara Lepchenko of the...
  • Topseeded Radwanska beats Hercog at Korea Open September 16, 2014

    Seoul: Topseeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland beat Slovakia's Polona Hercog 63, 63 to reach the second round of the Korea Open on Tuesday. Defending champion Radwanska converted five of eight break points to defeat Hercog at Olympic Park Tennis Center in 1 hour and 15 minutes and set up a secondround...
  • What to watch on day seven of the 2014 US Open August 31, 2014

    New York: In a US Open women's tournament filled with surprises, Maria Sharapova heads into the fourth round as the only major champion in her half of the bracket. Sharapova owns five major titles, including at Flushing Meadows in 2006 and at the French Open in June, and the other seven...
  • Agnieszka Radwanska out, Maria Sharapova survives US Open threat August 28, 2014

    The US Open heated up on Wednesday with China's Peng Shuai upsetting fourthseeded Agnieszka Radwanska and fifth seed Maria Sharapova averting an early exit on a sweltering day in Flushing Meadows. French Open champion Sharapova lost the first set to 95thranked Alexandra Dulgheru of Romania, but the fivetimes grand slam winner...
  • Fourth seed Radwanska upset by Peng at US Open August 27, 2014

    Peng Shuai of China upset fourthseeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland 63, 64 in a shocking start to the women's second round of the US Open on Wednesday. The 28yearold Peng, the doubles world number one, used her piercing, twofisted groundstrokes to put Radwanska on the defensive and claimed the biggest scalp...
  • Novak Djokovic upset by Robredo at Cincinnati Open August 15, 2014

    Mason: Topranked Novak Djokovic tumbled out of the Western & Southern Open on Thursday, while secondseeded Roger Federer narrowly avoided an upset in the round of 16. Tommy Robredo beat Djokovic, 76 (6), 75 before Federer escaped with a 64, 46, 63 victory over Gael Monfils in the night session. Andy Murray...
  • Radwanska eases past Venus Williams to win Rogers Cup August 11, 2014

    Agnieszka Radwanska tamed Venus Williams 64, 62 to win the Rogers Cup in Montreal on Sunday, the third seeded Pole setting herself up as a player to watch at the US Open. The first win of the season for Radwanska, it provided a timely jolt of confidence going into Flushing Meadows...
  • Serena, Venus set up allWilliams semifinal August 9, 2014

    Montreal: Serena and Venus set up an allWilliams semifinal in the Rogers Cup. The sisters advanced to their 26th career meeting on Friday, both rallying to win their quarterfinal matches in the hardcourt event. Serena beat Caroline Wozniacki 46, 75, 75, and Venus topped Carla Suarez Navarro 46, 62, 63. The 32yearold...
  • Serena Williams reaches Montreal quarterfinals August 8, 2014

    Montreal: Serena Williams advanced to the Rogers Cup quarterfinals on Thursday, waiting out a brief rain delay to beat Czech lefthander Lucie Safarova 75, 64. The topranked Williams returned to play last week in Stanford, California, and won her tourbest fourth title of the season. The event was her first since...
  • Topseeded Agnieszka Radwanska loses opener at Eastbourne June 17, 2014

    England: Topseeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland failed to reach the second round of the Aegon International when she was beaten 64, 36, 76 (4) by Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia on Monday. But defending champion Elena Vesnina of Russia held off a strong challenge to beat Shuai Peng of China 63, 64,...
  • Agnieszka Radwanska loses to Ajla Tomljanovic at French Open May 30, 2014

    Paris: Thirdseeded Agnieszka Radwanska became the latest favorite to be eliminated from the women's draw at the French Open, losing 64, 64 to unseeded Ajla Tomljanovic of Croatia in the third round. The loss means the top three seeded women have all been eliminated, following the exits of No. 1 Serena...
  • Agnieszka Radwanska advances to second round at French Open May 25, 2014

    Once Agnieszka Radwanska was able to hold her serve, it got easy. Radwanska and Zhang Shuai traded breaks on Sunday in the opening seven games of their match, but the thirdseeded Polish finally held and won the final nine games to become the first player to reach the second round at...
  • Sharapova ousts Radwanska to claim Madrid Open final berth May 10, 2014

    Maria Sharapova recovered from a secondset wobble to dispatch third seed Agnieszka Radwanska 61, 64 on Saturday and set up a Madrid Open final clash against rising talent Simona Halep. Sharapova, a former world number one now ranked ninth who has had a poor year by her high standards, has shown...