Agnieszka Radwanska

  • Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska loses opener at Eastbourne June 17, 2014

    England: Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland failed to reach the second round of the Aegon International when she was beaten 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (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 6-3, 6-4,...
  • Agnieszka Radwanska loses to Ajla Tomljanovic at French Open May 30, 2014

    Paris: Third-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska became the latest favorite to be eliminated from the women's draw at the French Open, losing 6-4, 6-4 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 third-seeded 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 second-set wobble to dispatch third seed Agnieszka Radwanska 6-1, 6-4 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...
  • Li Na, Agnieszka Radwanska reach 2nd round at Madrid Open May 5, 2014

    Madrid: Seeded women's players Li Na and Agnieszka Radwanska overcame stubborn resistance to win their first-round matches at the Madrid Open on Monday. The second-seeded Na held off Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens 6-1, 7-6 (7) before the third-seeded Radwanska ousted Canada's Eugenie Bouchard 7-6 (3), 6-2 on the clay at the Magic...
  • Maria Sharapova reaches semi-finals in Stuttgart April 25, 2014

    Stuttgart: Two-time defending champion Maria Sharapova needed eight match points to put away top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska 6-4, 6-3 for a place in the Porsche Grand Prix semifinals on Friday. Sharapova has won 11 consecutive matches on Stuttgart's indoor clay. Radwanska played her best tennis in the penultimate game, when she fought off...
  • Radwanska eases into Stuttgart quarter-finals April 24, 2014

    Stuttgart: Top seed Agnieszka Radwanska defeated Italy's Roberta Vinci 6-3, 6-2 to book her quarter-final place at the Porsche Grand Prix on Thursday. The Polish world no. 3 had little difficulty in wrapping up the match in 1 hour 19 minutes, and will face defending two-time defending champion Maria Sharapova or...
  • Agnieszka Radwanska gives Poland 1-0 lead over Spain in Fed Cup April 19, 2014

    Spain: Agnieszka Radwanska eased to a 6-2, 6-2 win over Silvia Soler-Espinosa to give Poland a 1-0 lead over Spain in their Fed Cup World Group playoff on Saturday. The third-ranked Radwanska hit 33 winners to Soler-Espinosa's 17 to claim the match on the outdoor red clay court at the Estadio...
  • Alize Cornet overcomes Agnieszka Radwanska to reach Katowice final April 13, 2014

    Poland: Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland was overcome by Alize Cornet of France 0-6, 6-2, 6-4 in the Katowice Open semi-finals on Saturday. Cornet will face first-time WTA finalist Camila Giorgi of Italy. Radwanska didn't concede a set to Cornet in three previous matches, including at Indian Wells last month, and...
  • Radwanska hopes to be fit for Miami March 19, 2014

    Miami: Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska hopes a few days rest and a first round bye will give her injured knee enough time to heal and keep her from withdrawing from the Sony Open, the world number three said on Tuesday. Radwanska's participation in Miami is in doubt after she limped to a...
  • Pennetta beats injured Radwanska in Indian Wells final March 17, 2014

    Italy's Flavia Pennetta captured the biggest title of her career on Sunday when she beat Poland's ailing Agnieszka Radwanska in the final of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells. As Radwanska struggled with a knee injury, Pennetta cruised to a 6-2 6-1 victory in less than an hour and a...
  • Pennetta to face Radwanska in Indian Wells final March 15, 2014

    Italian veteran Flavia Pennetta upset China's Australian Open champion Li Na on Friday to join Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska in the women's final of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells. The 32-year-old Pennetta qualified for the biggest singles final of her career after a 7-6(5) 6-3 drubbing of an out-of-sorts...
  • Agnieszka Radwanska advances at Indian Wells March 8, 2014

    Indian Wells: Agnieszka Radwanska opened the second round of women's singles at the BNP Paribas Open with a routine victory on Friday while Swiss stars Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka tuned up for their singles matches by winning in the doubles. Radwanska, the Polish player seeded No. 2 in the $10.5...
  • Radwanska falls to Pennetta in Dubai 2nd round February 19, 2014

    Dubai: Second seeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland was upset by Italian qualifier Flavia Pennetta 6-4, 6-1 in the second round at the Dubai Championships on Wednesday. Radwanska, the 2012 Dubai champion, also was ousted in the second round at the Qatar Open in Doha last week. She led 4-1 then lost eight...
  • Victoria Azarenka's Australian Open defence ends in the quarter-final January 22, 2014

    Melbourne: Victoria Azarenka's 18-match winning streak at the Australian Open ended in an upset 6-1, 5-7, 6-0 quarterfinal loss to Agnieszka Radwanska on Wednesday, continuing the flow of stars tumbling out of the season's first major. Fifth-seeded Radwanska ended her own streak of three consecutive quarterfinal defeats at the Australian Open...
  • Mattek-Sands upsets top seed Radwanska at Sydney January 7, 2014

    Sydney: American qualifier Bethanie Mattek-Sands defeated top-seeded and defending champion Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland 7-5, 6-3 at the Sydney International on Tuesday. Mattek-Sands, who is back on tour after a long layoff with a knee injury, lost in the first round in Brisbane last week and had to win three matches...
  • Poland's Janowicz withdraws from Hopman Cup December 18, 2013

    Perth: Wimbledon semi-finalist Jerzy Janowicz has pulled out of the Poland team for this month's Hopman Cup with a foot injury. Janowicz was to team with women's No.5 Agnieszka Radwanska at the annual international mixed team tournament in Perth, Australia, which serves as a warm-up for January's Australian Open. He will...
  • Serena powers to second win in Istanbul, Jankovic shines October 24, 2013

    Istanbul: World number one Serena Williams beat Agnieszka Radwanska for the eighth time in eight matches to move ominously towards the semi-finals of the WTA Championships on Wednesday. The American was again too strong for the Pole in a 6-2 6-4 victory to stay in charge of Red Group with one...
  • Radwanska rallies to win year's third title in Korea September 22, 2013

    Polish top seed Agnieszka Radwanska came from behind to beat Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-7(6) 6-3 6-4 in the final of the Korea Open in Seoul on Sunday and bag her third WTA title of the year. Radwanska's victory in the gruelling final, which lasted two hours and 45 minutes, also gave...
  • Agnieszka Radwanska reaches final of Korea Open September 21, 2013

    Seoul: Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska advanced to the finals of the Korea Open on Saturday with a 6-0, 6-2 win over Lara Arruabarrena. Radwanska, making her debut in the Seoul tournament, hit eight aces in the match that lasted 1 hour, 4 minutes at Olympic Park tennis stadium. The Polish player will face...
  • Agnieszka Radwanska reaches quarter-finals at Korea Open September 19, 2013

    South Korea: Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska advanced to the quarter-finals of the Korea Open on Thursday with a 6-2, 6-1 win over Estrella Cabeza Candela. "I had never played her before, and she started very well, the first few games were long and tight," Radwanska said. "But after a few games I...
  • Radwanska advances to 2nd round at Korea Open September 17, 2013

    Seoul: Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska advanced to the second round of the Korea Open by beating Alexandra Cadantu 6-4, 6-0 on Tuesday. Second-seeded Maria Kirilenko, eighth-seeded Annika Beck and unseeded Kimiko Date-Krumm also advanced, but two other seeded players lost early. No. 4 Klara Zakopalova lost to 18-year-old wild-card entrant Su Jeong Jang...
  • Agnieszka Radwanska loses to Makarova in US Open's 4th round September 2, 2013

    New York: Agnieszka Radwanska simply can't make it past the fourth round at the U.S. Open, the Grand Slam tournament where she's had the least success. A 6-4, 6-4 loss to 24th-seeded Ekaterina Makarova of Russia on Sunday night marked the fourth time since 2007 that Radwanska left Flushing Meadows in...
  • Li Na, Radwanska advance to 3rd round of US Open August 29, 2013

    New York: Li Na got her work done quickly on Wednesday at the US Open; so when the rain started falling, she had little to worry about. The fifth-seeded Li defeated Sweden's Sofia Arvidsson 6-2, 6-2 in the day's first match at Arthur Ashe Stadium to advance to the third...
  • Serena Williams storms into last four in Cincinnati August 17, 2013

    Cincinnati: World number one Serena Williams was at her lethal best as she crushed Romanian Simona Halep 6-0, 6-4 to romp into the semi-finals of the Western and Southern Open on Friday. Williams' devastating form suggests that there is little standing in the way of the muscular American from adding the...
  • Agnieszka Radwanska withdraws from Cincinnati August 16, 2013

    Cincinnati: Fourth seed Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland withdrew from the Western and Southern Open for personal reasons on Thursday, sending defending champion Li Na of China through to the semi-finals. Radwanska had earlier beaten Russian Elena Vesnina 6-0, 6-2 to advance to the quarter-finals but withdrew from the tournament to attend...
  • Serena Williams advances to Rogers Cup final August 11, 2013

    Toronto: Serena Williams will be aiming for her eighth title of the season after advancing to the Rogers Cup final with a tough 7-6 (3), 6-4 win over Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska on Saturday. Williams, a two-time Rogers Cup champion, will face Romania's Sorana Cirstea, a 6-1, 7-6 (5) winner over...
  • Cibulkova outlasts Radwanska to win at Stanford July 29, 2013

    California: Dominika Cibulkova avenged one of the worst losses ever in a WTA Tour final, outlasting Agnieszka Radwanska 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 to win the Bank of the West Classic on Sunday. Seven months after failing to even win a game against Radwanska in the Sydney final, Cibulkova came out aggressively and...
  • Top-seeded Radwanska eases into Stanford quarters July 25, 2013

    Stanford: Agnieszka Radwanska used to practice outside in Poland during the winter, dodging behind buildings to keep the wind from becoming a problem. That determination helped make her one of the toughest competitors on tour, and she demonstrated that on Wednesday night in a 6-4, 6-3 victory over Francesca Schiavone...
  • Radwanska's nude photo shoot upsets Poland July 23, 2013

    Stanford: Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska is upset and surprised about the negative reaction in her home country after posing nude for ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue. The world number four, who was photographed naked while sitting beside a swimming pool filled with tennis balls, came under fire in her largely Catholic country...