Agnieszka Radwanska sizzles in Melbourne

The world number four started slowly and was broken by Begu in her first service game before rattling off five games in a row to be 5-1. Begu rallied but lost the set in 46 minutes.

updated: January 16, 2013 10:45 IST
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Melbourne: Fourth seed Agnieszka Radwanska stormed to her 11th straight win of the year at the Australian Open on Wednesday as the Pole built on her sizzling start to the season.

Radwanska won lead-up events to the opening Grand Slam of 2013 in Auckland and Sydney and has carried her red-hot form into Melbourne, completing a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Romania's Irina-Camelia Begu in 86 minutes.

She next faces either Kazak Ksenia Pervak or Britain's Heather Watson as she aims to improve on her three quarter-final appearances in Melbourne.

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