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Tennis: WTA Qatar Open results - collated

Collated results from the fourth day of the WTA Qatar Open in Doha on Thursday (x denotes seeding): 3rd rd Petra Cetkovska (CZE) bt Li Na (CHN x1) 7-6 (7/2), 2-6, 6-4 Angelique Kerber (GER x6) bt Klara Zakopalova (CZE) 6-2, 6-3 Petra Kvitova (CZE x3) bt Lucie Safarova (CZE) 7-6 (7/2), 5-7, 6-2 Jelena Jankovic (SRB x5) bt Alisa Kleybanova (RUS) 6-1, 6-2 Sara Errani (ITA) bt Monica Niculescu (ROM) 2-6, 7-5, 6-1 Agnieszka Radwanska (POLx2) bt Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (CRO) 6-4, 1-0 - retired

Tennis: Cibulkova hails 'beautiful' feat in reaching final

Dominika Cibulkova became the first Slovakian to make a Grand Slam singles final Thursday after stunning fifth seed Agnieszka Radwanska at the Australian Open, a feat she called "beautiful". The 20th seed was in inspired form to rip the Pole to shreds 6-1, 6-2 and make her first Grand Slam final in 26 attempts. "I'm playing the final, so that's something beautiful. It's like a dream. So I will go just out there and play my best, try to do my best," she said of facing Chinese fourth seed Li Na in Saturday's final.

Brilliant Cibulkova reaches first slam final

By Simon Cambers MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Dominika Cibulkova was almost lost for words after she became the first Slovakian woman to reach a grand slam final by beating fifth seed Agnieszka Radwanska 6-1 6-2 at the Australian Open on Thursday. The 20th seed dominated the semi-final from the start and when Radwanska's final shot hit the net, she threw her racket in the air and fell on her back in delight.

Tennis: Cibulkova v Radwanska semi-final match stats

Match statistics from the Australian Open semi-final between Dominika Cibulkova and Agnieszka Radwanska on Thursday (x denotes seeding): Dominika Cibulkova (SVK x20) bt Agnieszka Radwanska (POL x5) 6-1, 6-2 Time: 1hr 10min Cibulkova - Radwanska 0 Aces 2 2 Double Faults 2 21 Winners 12 20 Unforced Errors 24 6/9 Break Point Conversions 1/9 63 Total Points Won 40 afp

Tennis: Cibulkova beats Radwanska to make Aussie Open final

Slovakian underdog Dominika Cibulkova stunned fifth seed Agnieszka Radwanska, losing just three games, to storm into an Australian Open final against China's Li Na on Thursday. The 20th seed was in inspired form to rip Radwanska to shreds 6-1, 6-2 and make her first Grand Slam final in 26 attempts. mp/th

Tennis: Cibulkova beats Radwanska to make Aussie Open final

Slovakian underdog Dominika Cibulkova stunned fifth seed Agnieszka Radwanska Thursday, losing just three games to storm into an Australian Open final against China's Li Na. The 20th seed was in inspired form to rip the Pole to shreds 6-1, 6-2 and not only make her first Grand Slam final in 26 attempts but also become the first player from her country to get so far.

Tennis: Australian Open results - collated

Results from the Australian Open on Wednesday (x denotes seeding): Men Quarter-finals Rafael Nadal (ESP x1) bt Grigor Dimitrov (BUL x22) 3-6, 7-6 (7/3), 7-6 (9/7), 6-2 Roger Federer (SUI x6) bt Andy Murray (GBR x4) 6-3, 6-4, 6-7 (6/8), 6-3 Women Quarter-finals Dominika Cibulkova (SVK x20) bt Simona Halep (ROU x11) 6-3, 6-0 Agnieszka Radwanska (POL x5) bt Victoria Azarenka (BLR x2) 6-1, 5-7, 6-0 Women's doubles Semi-finals

Tennis: Australian Open results

Results from the Australian Open on Wednesday (x denotes seeding): Men Quarter-finals Rafael Nadal (ESP x1) bt Grigor Dimitrov (BUL x22) 3-6, 7-6 (7/3), 7-6 (9/7), 6-2 Women Quarter-finals Dominika Cibulkova (SVK x20) bt Simona Halep (ROU x11) 6-3, 6-0 Agnieszka Radwanska (POL x5) bt Victoria Azarenka (BLR x2) 6-1, 5-7, 6-0 Women's doubles Semi-finals Sara Errani/Roberta Vinci (ITA x1) bt Kveta Peschke (CZE)/Katarina Srebotnik (SLO x4) 6-1, 6-4

Tennis: Radwanska v Cibulkova paths to the semi-finals

Paths to the Australian Open women's semi-final between Agnieszka Radwanska and Dominika Cibulkova on Thursday (x denotes seeding): Agnieszka Radwanska (POL x5) 1st rd - bt Yulia Putintseva (KAZ) 6-0, 5-7, 6-2 2nd rd - bt Olga Govortsova (BLR) 6-0, 7-5 3rd rd - bt Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (RUS x29) 5-7, 6-2, 6-2 4th rd - bt Garbine Muguruza (ESP) 6-1, 6-3 Quarter-finals - bt Victoria Azarenka (BLR x2) 6-1, 5-7, 6-0 Dominika Cibulkova (SVK x20) 1st rd - bt Francesca Schiavone (ITA) 6-3, 6-4

Tennis: Radwanska v Cibulkova penpics

Penpics for the Australian Open women's semi-final between Agnieszka Radwanska and Dominika Cibulkova on Thursday: AGNIESZKA RADWANSKA (POL) World ranking: 5 Birthdate: March 6, 1989 Birthplace: Krakow, Poland Residence: Krakow, Poland Height: 5ft 8in (1.73m) Weight: 123lbs (56kg) Plays: Right-handed Turned pro: 2005 Coach: Tomasz Wiktorowski Career singles titles: 13 Grand Slam singles titles: 0 Career prize money: $14,179,709 Best Australian Open result: Semi-final (2014)
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