Carlsbad, CA (Sports Network) - Second-seeded Pole Agnieszka Radwanska
earned a straight-set victory Thursday in second-round action at the $795,000
Southern California Open.
Radwanska, who titled here two years ago and was the runner-up in 2010, downed
Russian Daniela Hantuchova 6-3, 6-3 on the hardcourts at La Costa Resort and
Urszula Radwanska also advanced Thursday, upending sixth-seeded Serbian Jelena
Jankovic by a 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 margin. The unseeded Pole will take on top-seed
Victoria Azarenka in the quarterfinals.
Former world No. 1 Ana Ivanovic moved on with a 7-6 (7-5), 6-3 triumph over
American qualifier Coco Vandeweghe, while the other second-round matchup from
Thursday saw French journeywoman Virginie Razzano oust eighth-seeded Spaniard
Carla Suarez Navarro 6-1, 6-4.
The 2013 Carlsbad titlist will claim $125,000.
The Sports Network