SYDNEY, Australia – Agnieszka Radwanska blanked Dominika Cibulkova in the final of the Apia International Sydney on Friday, 60 60, the first double bagel WTA final since Québec City in 2006.
Cibulkova had a dream run to the final of the Premier-level tournament, taking out three Top 10 players at the same WTA event for the first time – Petra Kvitova, Sara Errani and Angelique Kerber.
But could the giant-killer keep that spree alive? The answer was no – Cibulkova held game points in four different games, but the No.1-seeded Radwanska fought them all off and seemingly broke the Slovak’s spirit in the second half of the match, winning 22 of the last 25 points to close the final out.
HOBART, Australia – Elena Vesnina got the monkey off her back Saturday, winning her first WTA title at the Moorilla Hobart International, ending a drought that saw her go 0-6 in her first…