Agnieszka Radwanska announces retirement from tennis

16 Novembre, 2018, 19:51 | Auteur: Adelaide Bullion
  • Former Wimbledon Finalist Agnieszka Radwanska Retires At 29

Former Wimbledon finalist Agnieszka Radwanska announced Wednesday she is retiring from tennis after a 13-year career. Today, after 13 years of playing tennis competitively, I have chose to end my career.

"Taking into consideration my health and the heavy burdens of professional tennis, I have to concede that I'm not able to push my body to the limits required, " Radwanska wrote on her Facebook account.

In a statement on the WTA website, she said: "I'd like to share with you one of the most important decisions of my life".

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Radwanska reached the Wimbledon final - her only final appearance at a grand slam - in 2012 where she was beaten in three sets by Serena Williams.

"Throughout my career, I always did my best to represent my country in the best possible way". Thank you for every sleepless night in front of the TV and all those Fan Favorite awards - that was the biggest honour and best reward for my hard work.

Radwanska didn't win any titles in 2018 and finished the season with a 14-14 record. Radwanska also reached the semifinals at the All England Club in 2013 and '15, as well as reaching the French Open semifinals in 2014 and '16.

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