The world number four, who was photographed naked while sitting beside a swimming pool filled with tennis balls, came under fire in her largely Catholic country with priests and a Catholic youth group calling her behaviour immoral. The Catholics reacted like I did a photo shoot for a men's magazine. I was surprised because they didn't even know what I exactly the photo shoot was. Radwanska, whose arms and positioning in the photo cover her private areas, is one of 21 athletes that appear nude in the annual issue that showcases the physiques of athletes, including a cover photo of year-old golfer Gary Player. Three days ago, Radwanska took to Facebook to defend herself.
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Known for making intelligent use of the court,    she won twenty career singles titles and achieved a career-high singles ranking of world No. On 14 November she retired, citing the physical strain. Her younger sister, Urszula , is also a tennis player. According to Forbes in she was the ninth highest-earning female athlete in the world. She went on to win the junior French Open title in with a victory over Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova. She advanced to the quarterfinals, where she lost to Elena Dementieva in three sets. At the Wimbledon Championships , she lost in the fourth round to Kim Clijsters. She exited in the fourth round following a loss to Tathiana Garbin.
Naked pictures of Wimbledon number three seed Agnieska Radwanska stoked a long-running feud with her tennis coach father, the star's mother revealed today. Now Marta Radwanska has claimed her daughter had had enough of Robert's strict, demanding regime, that he refused to let his daughters have a boyfriend - and that she found the controversial naked images 'in good taste'. He shouted at her on the courts and would always get angry. Good taste: The tennis star apparently posed for the images in an act of rebellion after her father left her mother. Robert Radwanksi is said to have reacted in fury when he saw them. Special bond: Agnieszka and her tennis-playing sister Ula, left, made up for lost time when Agnieska dumped her father as a coach and their social media pages reveal they are very close. Tiny tennis champions: Agnieszka, left, and younger sister Urszula, were taught to hit sponge balls almost before they could walk as their father was strict. Demanding: Robert Radwanksi, pictured in khaki shorts walking behind Agnieszka in July , shortly before they fell out over his domineering style and strict methods. She made a veiled reference to the problems she had with her father in an interview in , paying tribute to his commitment but revealing they had personal issues she could not overcome. Professional tennis is always a lot of stress and emotions.
Nudity was OK for Adam and Eve, but one Catholic youth group thinks the man upstairs would have a problem with Agnieszka Radwanska baring it all. But Krucjata Mlodych Youth Crusade , the religious organization she's campaigned for in the past, dropped her last week for what they described as "immoral behavior," per the AFP. In , Radwanska was part of the group's "I'm not ashamed of Jesus" commercial. Radwanska isn't the first celeb to fall out of favor with the group, though. In July , when Madonna performed a concert in Warsaw, Poland's capital and largest city, Krucjata Mlodych started an online campaign urging a boycott of her concert. They also had anti-Madonna Mass services and street prayer sessions and billboards promoting the pop star were defaced. The group accused Madonna of offending their faith, reportedly claiming her performances were "attacking the Catholic faith…offending Jesus Christ by burning crosses and wearing a crown of thorns.