Sunday, Feb 05, 2023

Petra Kvitova


Petra Kvitova gets engaged to coach Jiri Vanek in ‘special place’ at Wimbledon

August 24, 2022 10:54 am

Kvitova tweeted the news of her engagement to former player Vanek three days after finishing runner-up at a WTA Tour 1000 tournament in Cincinnati.

Petra Kvitova, Caronine Garcia advance to Cincinnati women's final

August 21, 2022 9:38 am

The 28-year-old Garcia won her seventh straight match, beating sixth-seeded Aryna Sabalenka 6-2 4-6 6-1.

Nick Kyrgios serves up masterclass to blow away Krajinovic

June 30, 2022 7:52 pm

The big-hitting Czech, seeded 25th, was cruising at 6-1 5-1 but Bogdan staged a remarkable comeback.

Wimbledon champ Kvitova, Fritz win Eastbourne titles

June 25, 2022 10:39 pm

Kvitova earned her first grass-court title in four years — and 29th trophy of her singles career — after breaking Ostapenko, the defending champion, early in both sets of the final and feasting on the Latvian's second serve.

Ankle injury at press conference ends Petra Kvitova's French Open

June 02, 2021 8:49 am

Kvitova is the second high-profile player to pull out of Roland Garros, and her withdrawal follows the exit of second seed Naomi Osaka.

Dressed for French Open, Petra Kvitova wins all-Czech crown on return to action

May 29, 2020 8:22 am

The Prague tournament was one of the first after professional tennis was suspended in early March as the world went into lockdown to contain the spread of the virus.

Cancel Grand Slams if there are no fans, says Petra Kvitova

May 26, 2020 12:00 pm

Petra Kvitova said she would prefer canceling the remaining Grand Slam events to playing them without spectators due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Petra Kvitova, Karolina Pliskova headline all-Czech tournament

May 11, 2020 8:44 am

The tournament comes at a time when the WTA and ATP tours have been shut down since March 8 due to the coronavirus pandemic. There will also be a men’s event.

ATP-WTA merger can help sport emerge stronger from Covid-19, say top players

April 29, 2020 9:36 pm

Roger Federer called for a merger between the two governing bodies last week, with the men’s ATP Tour Chairman Andrea Gaudenzi, and his women’s WTA Tour counterpart Steve Simon, both welcoming the suggestion.

Petra Kvitova overcomes tenacious Ashleigh Barty to set up Aryna Sabalenka final in Doha

February 29, 2020 1:55 pm

Petra Kvitova ended a run of four straight losses to Ashleigh Barty, including a quarter-final exit at last month's Australian Open, to reach her 37th WTA career final.


US Open 2017: Maria Sharapova, Garbine Muguruza exit; Americans Sam Querrey, Venus Williams march ahead

September 04, 2017 2:27 pm

Maria Sharapova, who was back on the grand-slam stage after returning from a doping ban, was knocked out in the fourth round as she lost 5-7, 6-4, 6-2 to Anastasija Sevastova. The 30-year-old Russian finished with 51 unforced errors, compared to 14 for Sevastova.