Upwardly mobile Radwanska takes Shenzhen Open title

Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska poses with her trophy after winning the singles final against American Alison Riske at the Shenzhen Open WTA in China on January 9, 2016Poland’s Agnieszka Radwanska triumphed in the final of the Shenzhen Open, beating American Alison Riske 6-3, 6-2 to claim her 18th WTA title. By reaching the Shenzhen final Radwanska ensured that she will unseat Russian Maria Sharapova as world number four when the new WTA rankings are announced on Monday. Radwanska, the 2012 Wimbledon runner-up, and winner of the WTA finals in Singapore in November, did not lose a set at the $500,000 tournament in the southern Chinese boom town.

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