AGNIESZKA RADWANSKA

  • Pune still in contention for a place in CTL final 23 hours 23 minutes ago

    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 5 days ago

    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...
  • 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 firstround matches at the Madrid Open on Monday. The secondseeded Na held off Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens 61, 76 (7) before the thirdseeded Radwanska ousted Canada's Eugenie Bouchard 76 (3), 62 on the clay at the Magic...
  • Maria Sharapova reaches semifinals in Stuttgart April 25, 2014

    Stuttgart: Twotime defending champion Maria Sharapova needed eight match points to put away topseeded Agnieszka Radwanska 64, 63 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...