Petra Kvitova

Angelique Kerber downs Petra Kvitova on grass to reach Bad Homburg final

Angelique Kerber, the 2018 Wimbledon champion, is into her first WTA final since 2019 having come out on top in the evening semi-final.

published on : 26th June 2021

Petra Kvitova beats Katarzyna Piter at Bad Homburg Open, faces Ann Li​ next

Kvitova lost serve three times but hit 10 aces while prevailing against 135th-ranked Piter in just under two hours at the Wimbledon warmup.

published on : 22nd June 2021

Two-time champion Petra Kvitova sees 'good chance' of making Wimbledon

The world number 12 pulled out of the French Open last week after tearing a ligament in her left ankle in a freak accident as she walked out of a TV studio in Paris.

published on : 9th June 2021

Miami Open: Ash Barty goes distance, tops Victoria Azarenka to reach quarterfinals

No.5 seed Elina Svitolina of Ukraine needed nearly 2.5 hours to beat ninth-seeded Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic 2-6, 7-5, 7-5 and earn her ticket to the quarterfinals.

published on : 30th March 2021

US Open: Kvitova, Ostapenko advance to 2nd round

On Tuesday, Kvitova, a two-time Wimbledon champion, had to overcome the intense heat and Wickmayer, a US Open semi-finalist in 2009.

published on : 29th August 2018

'Just my cup of tea': Hsieh Su-Wei looks to shock top seed Simona Halep

Hsieh Su-Wei, who reached a career singles high ranking of 23 in 2013, welcomed the shake-up at the top of the sport.

published on : 7th July 2018

Wimbledon rivals back Serena Williams' seeding

Serena Williams is ranked 183 after her pregnancy absence and French Open chiefs decided against seeding her.

published on : 30th June 2018

Grass suited for Serena Williams' style, she will be top contender at Wimbledon: Tennis legend Chris Evert

Evert also believes that Czech Petra Kvitova will be dangerous on grass and has to be considered as the one of the top two-three favorites.

published on : 30th June 2018

Caroline Wozniacki overcomes stiff resistance from Johanna Konta

Caroline Wozniacki had to battle hard to book her place in the quarter-finals at the Eastbourne WTA tournament.

published on : 27th June 2018

Former finalist Eugenie Bouchard wins qualifier on road to Wimbledon

Bouchard failed to make it beyond the opening round in two of her last three Wimbledon appearances and in January dropped out of the top 100 for the first time in five years.

published on : 26th June 2018

Petra Kvitova wins Birmingham title to boost Wimbledon bid

Kvitova saw off  Rybarikova 4-6, 6-1, 6-2 in a final lasting just over two hours on the grass-courts of the Edgbaston Priory Club.

published on : 24th June 2018

Petra Kvitova not in favour of Serena Williams special seeding

Former world number one Williams, a three-time champion in Paris, is playing a Grand Slam for the first time since winning the Australian Open in 2017.

published on : 25th May 2018

Simona Halep retains top spot in WTA rankings, Petra Kvitova moves to eighth following Madrid Open win

Petra Kvitova jumped two spots to eighth in the latest WTA rankings released after beating Kiki Bertens to win the Madrid Open.

published on : 14th May 2018

Petra Kvitova downs Kiki Bertens to win third Madrid Open title

Kvitova, who was also the champion in Madrid in 2011 and 2015, has now claimed four titles in 2018 after triumphs in St Petersburg, Doha and last weekend in Prague.

published on : 13th May 2018