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Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland beat Simona Halep of Romania 7-5, 6-0 to win the Belgian Open.
The third-ranked Radwanska had a tough opponent in Halep through much of the first set. The Romanian served for the first set before she struggled under pressure, losing the last nine games.
Radwanska earned her third victory of the season after titles in Dubai and Miami.
The Belgian Open is a warm-up tournament for the French Open, which starts on Sunday.
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Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland beat Kaia Kanepi of Estonia 7-6 (8) 6-3 on Friday to reach the final of the Belgian Open.
The third-ranked Radwanska was trailing the eighth-seeded Kanepi 5-1 in the first set, but saved two set points and fought back to earn the win.
In Saturday's final, she will face either Simona Halep of Romania or Sofia Arvidsson of Sweden.
Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland beat Kaia Kanepi of Estonia 7-6 (8) 6-3 on Friday and will play Simona Halep of Romania in the Belgian Open final.
The third-ranked Radwanska was trailing Kanepi 5-1 in the first set, but saved two set points and fought back to earn the win.
Halep reached her first final in a premier tournament when she beat Sofia Arvidsson of Sweden 6-4...
On the eve of Roland Garros Nicolas Almagro, Agnieszka Radwanska and Francesca Schiavone won titles on Saturday.
Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland captured her 10th career title by capturing the Brussels Open defeating Simona Halep of Romania 7-5, 6-0.
“On clay I think I need longer to warm up, not just the five minutes before the match,” said Radwanska. “At the end I won...
May 21-26, 2012
Results – Friday, May 25, 2012
Singles – Semifinals
(1) Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) d. (8) Kaia Kanepi (EST) 76(8) 63
Simona Halep (ROU) d. Sofia Arvidsson (SWE) 64 63
Doubles – Semifinals
(3) Rosolska/Zheng (POL/CHN) d. Bondarenko/Niculescu (UKR/ROU) 63 76(5)
Order Of Play – Saturday, May 26...
May 21-26, 2012
Results – Thursday, May 24, 2012
Singles – Quarterfinals
(1) Agnieszka Radwanska d. (WC) Alison Van Uytvanck (BEL) 62 61
Simona Halep (ROU) d. (4) Dominika Cibulkova (SVK) 06 64 63
(8) Kaia Kanepi (EST) d. Tsvetana Pironkova (BUL) 63 61
Sofia Arvidsson (SWE) d. (Q) Urszula Radwanska (POL) 75 64...