Radwanska withdraws from Cincinnati to attend grandfather's funeral

by: Matt Cronin | August 16, 2013

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World No. 4 Agnieszka Radwanska withdraws from Cincinnati prior to her quarterfinal against Li Na to attend the funeral of her grandfather, who passed away last Sunday.

"It was a difficult decision but I need to go home and be with my family,” Radwanska said in a statement.

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