Radwanska progresses on home soil
Home favourite Agnieszka Radwanska sailed into the second round of the Katowice Open with a 6-3 6-2 win over Czech wildcard Kristyna Pliskova.
The top seed was rarely troubled - fending off the two break points Pliskova mustered - as she triumphed in 69 minutes.
“It’s always hard to play against a lefty big-server like Kristyna, who is very talented and never gives you too much rhythm,” Radwanska said. “I had to play very well today to win this match.