New Haven Open 2012: Top Seeded Agnieszka Radwanska Withdraws Due To Injury

The 2012 New Haven Open continued Tuesday and No. 1 seed Agnieszka Radwanska was forced to retire during her matching due to injury.

Radwanska, the current No. 2 player in the world, withdrew from her match against Olga Govortsova during the second set due to a shoulder injury. Govortsova won the first set 6-0 and was leading the second set 2-1 when Radwanska withdrew.

No. 4 seed Sara Errani advanced in straight sets, defeating Carla Suarez Navarro 6-4, 6-3. No. 5 seed Marion Bartoli was also able to advance, but needed three sets to get past Sloane Stephens. Bartoli won the first set 6-1 but dropped the second set 6-0 before winning the third 6-3 to advance.

In other action, Jie Zheng advanced with a 7-5, 6-2 win against Tsvetana Pironka.

For more on the New Haven Open, please be sure to check out our Tennis Hub andSBNation.com along with SB Nation Boston for all the latest news and updates.

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