Radwanska reaches Tianjin Open final with victory over Pliskova
TIANJIN, China (AP) — Agnieszka Radwanska is one win away from sealing her spot at the WTA Finals after beating Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 6-1 to reach the final of the Tianjin Open on Saturday.
The second-seeded Pole will reach the WTA Finals in Singapore if she captures the Tianjin title.
Radwanska broke the third-seeded Pliskova's serve four times and saved both break points she faced to prevail in 66 minutes.
She will play Danka Kovinic in the final after the Montenegrin beat Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia 6-4, 6-7(2), 6-2.
Kovinic is the first Montenegrin to reach the final of a WTA Tour event.