At the Linz Open, Kvitová made her second final of the year, where she lost to Wickmayer once again. In the last four, she edged past Hsieh to reach the final where she succumbed to Bencic in three sets. She also made her Fed Cup debut in 2007, playing alongside Barbora Strýcová in doubles, where they lost to the Spanish team of Nuria Llagostera Vives and Virginia Ruano Pascual. [117][118] As the defending champion at the Connecticut Open, second-seeded Kvitová received a bye in the opening round and safely advanced to the semifinals after defeating Keys and Agnieszka Radwańska. 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[238] Wozniacki then retired in 2020 after the Australian Open. She was then forced to withdraw from the French Open due to an ankle injury, and bowed out in the first round of Wimbledon. [71] At the Cincinnati Open, she lost to Wozniacki in the third round. V roce 2011 poprvé vyhrála Wimbledon, nejprestižnější turnaj světa, a o tři roky později úspěch zopakovala. [292], Kvitová was named world's sixth highest-paid female athlete by Forbes in 2015, ranking fifth among tennis players. [107] She launched her comeback after a six-week break at the Fed Cup semifinals, where the Czechs faced France. In Wuhan, she sailed to the last four by scoring wins over Polona Hercog, Sloane Stephens and Dayana Yastremska, all in straight sets, but was then stopped by Alison Riske. Seeded eighth, she defeated Alexa Glatch, Anne Keothavong, Roberta Vinci and Wickmayer en route to the quarterfinals. [277] Then, in May 2018, it was revealed that a suspect had been taken into custody. 108, Defeats Petra Kvitova", "Eastbourne: Johanna Konta beats Petra Kvitova", "Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova laid low by familiar ups and downs", "Frustrated Eugenie Bouchard falters in third round at Rogers Cup", "Agnieszka Radwanska defeats Petra Kvitova to advance to Connecticut Open final", "US Open 2016: Angelique Kerber beats Petra Kvitova, enters quarters", "Petra Kvitova fires coach Frantisek Cermak", "Monica Puig comes back from the brink to oust Petra Kvitova in Pan Pacific Open", "Petra Kvitova beats Dominika Cibulkova to win Wuhan Open title", "Madison Keys beats Petra Kvitova in Olympic rematch at China Open", "Niculescu shocks Kvitova to end title drought", "Petra Kvitova beats Elina Svitolina to secure WTA Elite Trophy title", "Petra Kvitova and Karolina Pliskova swap coaches for 2017", "Petra Kvitova out for three months after hand surgery following knife attack", "Petra Kvitova could return to tennis within six months following knife attack", "Petra Kvitova readies herself for emotional French Open return", "French Open: Petra Kvitova wins first match following knife attack", "French Open: Petra Kvitova knocked out by Bethanie Mattek-Sands", "Aegon Classic: Petra Kvitova wins first title since stabbing by beating Ashleigh Barty", "Petra Kvitova digs deep in the debilitating heat but cannot keep fairy tale alive", "Garbine Muguruza wins, Petra Kvitova eliminated at Stanford Classic", "Stephens scores statement win over Kvitova in Toronto", "Stephens scores Kvitova double in Cincinnati", "Zhang upsets No. [159] However, she then suffered a second consecutive loss in the second round of Wimbledon, this time to Madison Brengle in three sets. [189], Kvitová then suffered a dismal Asian swing with early exits in Wuhan and Beijing. She won all of her singles matches but they did not advance to the final, finishing second in their group behind eventual champions France. Wozniacki exacted revenge by winning their next two meetings – in the third round of Cincinnati in 2013 and the round-robin stage of the 2014 WTA Finals. [101][102], Kvitová kicked off 2015 in Shenzhen as the second seed, where she lost to eighth seed Timea Bacsinszky in the semifinals. [176], Kvitová started off her clay-court season with her maiden appearance in Charleston but lost her opener to fellow Czech Kristýna Plíšková, marking her first loss to a Czech player since May 2012, having amassed a run of 24 consecutive wins against her compatriots during that period. [140] At the Summer Olympics, 11th-seeded Kvitová defeated the likes of Tímea Babos and Caroline Wozniacki, and then avenged her earlier two losses to Makarova to sail into her second consecutive Olympic quarterfinal, where she beat Elina Svitolina in straight sets. Sorry, there are no matches available for this year. [126], Kvitová had a slow start in 2016 due to gastrointestinal illness,[127] going 2–4 in main draw matches for the first two months, with the wins coming over Luksika Kumkhum at the Australian Open and Barbora Strýcová in Doha. A TEK NAS ČEKA SPEKTAKL KONTA NAKON PREOKRETA DO POBJEDE: Kakvo je sjajno ovogodišnje izdanje Wimbledona svjedoči i ovo. [8], Kvitová began her grass court season at Wimbledon, after withdrawing from Eastbourne the week before with an illness. Throughout the years of 2006 and 2007, Kvitová captured six ITF singles titles, four of which came in her home nation. Their most recent meeting came in early 2019, in the last eight of Sydney which Kvitová won comfortably in straight sets. [273], On 23 May 2017, Kvitová announced that she would play the Wimbledon Championships the following month, and would make a last-minute decision, later in the week, on whether to compete at the French Open. [98], At the WTA Finals, Kvitová was upset by Agnieszka Radwańska in her opening match in straight sets. She then made her debut in the main draw of a WTA event at the 2007 Nordic Light Open, where she lost in the first round to Marta Domachowska in three sets. [8] In the Fed Cup final, where Czech Republic took on the United States, Kvitová was nominated as part of the Czech team but illness forced her out of play. Kvitová and Agnieszka Radwańska met 13 times. [217] Having failed to defend her runner-up result here from a year ago, Kvitová dropped out of the top 10, for the first time since February 2018. [218] Kvitová's final tournament appearance, before the suspension of the tour in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic,[219] was in Doha where she was the eighth seed. At the 2014 WTA Finals, Radwańska won their round-robin match easily, only for Kvitová to avenge the loss in the semifinals of New Haven the following year. [141] Thus, she became the first Czech player of either gender to win an Olympic medal in the singles discipline since Jana Novotná in 1996. –) olimpiai bronzérmes, kétszeres Grand Slam-tornagyőztes cseh hivatásos teniszezőnő. She also possesses notable amount of variety in her game. In 2015, Kvitová achieved the feat of making the quarterfinals at all four Grand Slams during her career after advancing to her first quarterfinal at the US Open, where she lost to eventual champion Flavia Pennetta. She also amassed a 35–7 and 20–9 record in the singles and doubles disciplines respectively. 1, Serena Williams. She then advanced to the semifinals after dispatching Irina-Camelia Begu in straight sets, setting up a clash with world No. [202], Kvitová began her clay court season in Stuttgart where she became the first player to win two titles in 2019. [62] She then reached her first ever quarterfinal at the Indian Wells Open. Moreover, her local tennis club offered a reward amounting $3850 for information leading to the whereabouts of her attacker. Ve své kariéře dvakrát vyhrála turnaj ve Wimbledonu, pětkrát získala s českým týmem Fed Cup a v roce 2011 ovládla Turnaj mistryň. Nevertheless, she finished the year ranked world No. Then, the following week at the China Open, Kvitová carried on her good form by reaching her fourth final of the year but lost to Sharapova in three sets. There, she beat Bouchard in straight sets to claim her 14th career title. je česká tenistka, která do profesionálního tenisu vstoupila v roce 2006. There, she lost to Radwańska in three sets. Petra Kvitova -- The Open Drive: Australian Open 2012 brought to you by Kia by Australian Open TV. In their final meeting, the semifinals of the WTA Tour Championships, Li saw off Kvitová in straight sets. When returning, she uses a short compact motion which allows her to return aggressively regardless of the serve speed. 14. At the end of the season, she won the WTA Tour Championships, thus becoming the third player to win the tournament on debut, the others being Williams and Sharapova. Despite losing her only singles rubber against Caroline Garcia, the Czechs went on to successfully defend their title by winning the tie 3–2 to lift their third successive trophy, their fifth in the last six years. [185], Kvitová began the month of August at the Canadian Open where she was dispatched by Bertens in the third round in straight sets. At the WTA Tour Championships in Istanbul, third-seeded Kvitová emerged champion, thus becoming the third player to win the title on debut. She lost both finals from a set up, to Elina Svitolina in the former and Anastasija Sevastova in the latter. Nevertheless, the Czechs won the tie with the score 3–0, making it their sixth Fed Cup title in the last eight seasons. She then won four consecutive games to claim the set. Menší zaváhání přišlo až v závěru druhé sady, když si v osmé hře neudržela servis. [252] Later that year, Kvitová scored her second win over Li, in the Montreal final which she won in three sets to snap a 10-month title drought and capture her first title of 2012.[253]. Then, during her breakthrough season in 2011, Kvitová won her first Grand Slam title at the Wimbledon Championships, defeating Maria Sharapova in the final, thus becoming the first player of either gender born in the 1990s to win a Grand Slam tournament title, and was the only such player with a Grand Slam singles title to her name until the 2016 French Open, where Garbiñe Muguruza triumphed. [121][122] Nevertheless, she qualified for the WTA Finals on 14 October. That same winning streak then turned to Kerber's favour – in the round-robin stage of the WTA Finals in 2015, the semifinals of Stuttgart and the fourth round of the US Open, the latter two in 2016. [8] She played another ITF tournament at her home country in Prague that week, losing in the final to Magdaléna Rybáriková. 9. Then, at the Linz Open, she defeated Rebecca Marino, Patricia Mayr-Achleitner, Hantuchová and Janković on the way to the final, where she beat Cibulková to collect her fifth title of the season.