Petra Kvitova

Born: March 8, 1990 (age 28)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Bilovec, Czech Republic
Nationality: Czech Republic Czech

Current Rank (Apr 17): No. 14 (3,030 points)
Petra Kvitova
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Sports Mole has 328 articles about Petra Kvitova. Articles 1 to 40:
Johanna Konta of Britain hits a return to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland at the China Open on October 9, 2016
Johanna Konta handed Hsieh Su-Wei rematch at Wimbledon
British number one Johanna Konta will face Hsieh Su-Wei - her conqueror at last month's French Open - in the Wimbledon first round.
Jun 30, 10:44
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Petra Kvitova attack part of blackmail plot
Police say that two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova was attacked in December as part of a blackmail plot.
Jan 25, 16:35
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Petra Kvitova to leave hospital on Friday following hand surgery
Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova will be released from hospital on Friday after a knife attack left her needing surgery on her left hand.
Dec 22, 21:39
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Petra Kvitova out of action for six months following knife attack
Petra Kvitova is not expected to return to the practice court for at least six months, ruling her out for the majority of 2017 following a knife attack at her home.
Dec 21, 19:26
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Petra Kvitova ruled out for at least three months following knife attack
Petra Kvitova will miss at least three months of action after being the victim of a knife attack at her home.
Dec 20, 21:20
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Petra Kvitova undergoing surgery on "severe" hand injury
The injury sustained by two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova to her left hand requires potential career-saving surgery.
Dec 20, 16:19
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Petra Kvitova: "I am fortunate to be alive"
Petra Kvitova says that she feels "fortunate to be alive" after sustaining knife wounds to her hand during a burglary at her home in the Czech Republic.
Dec 20, 12:41
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Petra Kvitova sustains knife wounds to hand in burglary
Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova suffers knife wounds to her hand during a burglary at her home in the Czech Republic.
Dec 20, 11:21
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Result: Elina Svitolina fights back to deny Johanna Konta at Elite Trophy
Johanna Konta misses out on a place in the Elite Trophy final after suffering a three-set defeat to Elina Svitolina.
Nov 5, 12:58
Johanna Konta of Britain hits a return to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland at the China Open on October 9, 2016
Result: Johanna Konta reaches semi-finals of WTA Elite Trophy in China
Britain's Johanna Konta reaches the semi-finals of the WTA Elite Trophy following a straight-sets win over Caroline Garcia.
Nov 4, 11:09
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Result: Petra Kvitova too strong for Johanna Konta in Wuhan
British number one Johanna Konta is out of the Wuhan Open after losing at the quarter-final stage to Petra Kvitova.
Sep 29, 16:09
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Result: Johanna Konta boosts Singapore hopes with hard-fought win
British number one Johanna Konta seals a straight-sets win over Carla Suarez Navarro to reach the quarter-finals of the Wuhan Open.
Sep 28, 12:32
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Result: Monica Puig defeats Angelique Kerber for Olympic gold
Monica Puig defeats Angelique Kerber to become Puerto Rico's first ever Olympic gold medallist.
Aug 14, 02:18
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Result: Elina Svitolina stuns Serena Williams at Olympic Games
World number one Serena Williams suffers a straight-sets defeat to Elina Svitolina at the Olympic Games.
Aug 10, 00:04
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Result: Former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova knocked out by Ekaterina Makarova
Two-time champion Petra Kvitova crashes out of Wimbledon in the second round following a rain-delayed straight-sets defeat to Ekaterina Makarova on Saturday.
Jul 2, 18:35
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Result: Petra Kvitova safely past Sorana Cirstea in Wimbledon first round
Petra Kvitova eases into the second round at Wimbledon with a straight-sets win over Sorana Cirstea.
Jun 29, 18:08
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Result: Johanna Konta fights back to beat Petra Kvitova in Eastbourne
British number one Johanna Konta overturns a one-set deficit to beat Petra Kvitova at the Aegon International in Eastbourne.
Jun 22, 19:36
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Result: Johanna Konta through to last 16 at Aegon International at Eastbourne
British number one Johanna Konta is through to the third round at the Aegon International in Eastbourne after a straight-sets win over Lesia Tsurenko.
Jun 21, 17:55
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Result: Shelby Rogers stuns Petra Kvitova in third round of French Open
Shelby Rogers pulls off a third upset in succession at the French Open by easing past two-time Grand Slam winner Petra Kvitova 6-0 6-7(3) 6-0 in Paris.
May 27, 15:04
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Result: Petra Kvitova breezes into last 32 at French Open
Petra Kvitova is through to the third round at the French Open with a comfortable win over Hsieh Su-Wei.
May 25, 12:08
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Result: Petra Kvitova knocked out of Australian Open by Daria Gavrilova in second round
Petra Kvitova suffers an early exit from the Australian Open at the hands of Daria Gavrilova, who seals a straight-sets win in the second round.
Jan 20, 11:57
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Agnieszka Radwanska: "It means everything"
WTA Championships winner Agnieszka Radwanska speaks of her delight following her triumph over Petra Kvitova in Singapore.
Nov 1, 15:33
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Result: Agnieszka Radwanska wins biggest career title
Agnieszka Radwanska overcomes Petra Kvitova in three sets to win the WTA Championships title for the first time in her career.
Nov 1, 12:49
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Result: Petra Kvitova sees off Maria Sharapova to reach WTA Championships final
Petra Kvitova will play Agnieszka Radwanska in the WTA Championships final after beating Maria Sharapova in straight sets.
Oct 31, 12:38
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Result: Agnieszka Radwanska clinches place in WTA Championship final
Agnieszka Radwanska defeats Garbine Muguruza in three sets to secure her place in the final of the WTA Championship.
Oct 31, 10:11
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Result: Lucie Safarova win puts Petra Kvitova through in Singapore
Lucie Safarova's straight-sets win over Angelique Kerber results in Petra Kvitova advancing through to the semi-finals of the WTA Championships.
Oct 30, 10:43
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Result: Garbine Muguruza secures semi-final spot at WTA Championships
Garbine Muguruza beats Petra Kvitova in three sets to grab a place in the semi-finals of the WTA Championships in Singapore.
Oct 30, 08:47
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Result: Garbine Muguruza beats Angelique Kerber in straight sets
Garbine Muguruza overcomes sixth seed Angelique Kerber 6-4 6-4 in her second round-robin match at the WTA Championships.
Oct 28, 13:57
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Result: Petra Kvitova overcomes Lucie Safarova to claim first WTA Championships win
Petra Kvitova beats Lucie Safarova in straight sets to claim her first round-robin win at the WTA Championships in Singapore.
Oct 28, 09:03
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Result: Angelique Kerber overcomes Petra Kvitova in Singapore
Angelique Kerber defeats Petra Kvitova in their group opener at the WTA Championships in Singapore.
Oct 26, 14:48
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Result: Garbine Muguruza gets off to winning start in Singapore
New world number three Garbine Muguruza records a straight-sets victory over Lucie Safarova at the WTA Championships.
Oct 26, 12:32
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Simona Halep, Maria Sharapova to meet at WTA Championships
Simona Halep and Maria Sharapova are drawn together in the Red Group at the WTA Championships, which starts on Sunday.
Oct 23, 12:46
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Result: Victoria Azarenka retires to send Johanna Konta through at Wuhan Open
In-form Briton Johanna Konta seals her 20th win in 21 matches as Victoria Azarenka retires at the Wuhan Open in China.
Sep 29, 10:27
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Live Commentary: Flavia Pennetta vs. Simona Halep - as it happened
Relive Flavia Pennetta's 59-minute demolition of Simona Halep as the Italian reaches the US Open final at Flushing Meadows.
Sep 11, 16:00
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Flavia Pennetta: 'Roberta Vinci has nothing to lose'
Flavia Pennetta believes that fellow Italian Roberta Vinci can cause a shock against Serena Williams in the US Open semi-finals.
Sep 9, 23:59
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Petra Kvitova: 'I needed to serve better'
Petra Kvitova admits to frustrations with her serve after losing to Flavia Pennetta in the quarter-finals of the US Open.
Sep 9, 23:42
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Result: Flavia Pennetta overcomes Petra Kvitova to reach US Open semi-finals
Flavia Pennetta beats Petra Kvitova 4-6 6-4 6-2 to reach the semi-finals of the US Open for the second time.
Sep 9, 18:56
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Live Commentary: Petra Kvitova vs. Flavia Pennetta - as it happened
Follow Sports Mole's live coverage of the US Open quarter-final between fifth seed Petra Kvitova and Italy's Flavia Pennetta
Sep 9, 16:00
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Johanna Konta excited about remainder of season
British number two Johanna Konta insists that she won't dwell on her US Open fourth-round defeat to Petra Kvitova.
Sep 8, 20:49
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Johanna Konta: 'I lost to the better player in US Open exit'
Johanna Konta admits that Petra Kvitova made life extremely tough for her as she lost in straight sets to the fifth seed in the fourth round of the US Open.
Sep 8, 04:37

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