Radwańska into quarters of WTA Shenzhen Open
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Polish star Agnieszka Radwańska has advanced comfortably to the quarter-finals of the WTA Shenzhen Open in south eastern China, defeating local challenger Zhang Shuai in straight sets 6-1, 7-5.
Agnieszka Radwańska: wikipedia commons/Christian Mesiano
Currently ranked No. 5 in the world in the WTA rankings, Radwańska has won 19 of her last 23 matches, crowned by her victory in the WTA Finals in Singapore, the greatest success of her career.
The Kraków-born player, who is No.1 seed in the current tournament, is now set to play Qiang Wang, also Chinese.
The Shenzhen Open wraps up on 9 January, and it provides a warm-up for the first Grand Slam tournament of the year, the Australian Open, which begins on 18 January in Melbourne. (nh)