Found July 05, 2012 on Tennis Panorama :
WIMBLEDON -Agniezska Radwanska became the first Polish woman in the Open Era to make the final of a major when she defeated German Angelique Kerber 6-3, 6-4 in the semifinals of Wimbledon on Thursday. The last Polish woman to make a major final was Jadwiga Jedrzejowska in 1939 when she lost in the French Championships. The third seed had a nervous start to the match, she needed to rally from 1-3 down to capture the opening set. “First of all, just very happy that it was my first semifinal,” Radwanska said. “Of course in the beginning also a bit nervous, of course.  I think we both were. “But then, uhm, after a couple of games I was really feeling good, of course.  I really had tough quarterfinal, so it’s always tough to rest for just one day and come back and trying to play the best tennis. “But I think I really did great job today. “This is a dream from when I was kid,” said the 23-year-old Radwanska after the victory. “I’m playing tennis almost 18 years, and of course everybody’s dre

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