Agnieszka Radwanska advances

Updated: July 25, 2013, 12:27 PM ET
Associated Press

STANFORD, Calif. -- Agnieszka Radwanska used to practice outside in Poland during the winter, dodging behind buildings to keep the wind from becoming a problem.

That determination helped make her one of the toughest competitors on tour, and she demonstrated that Wednesday night in a 6-4, 6-3 victory over Francesca Schiavone in the second round of the Bank of the West Classic.

"While I was going to school I practiced at 7:30 when there was still ice on the ground,'' ...

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