Found July 01, 2013 on Tennis Tidings:
PLAYERS: Petra Kvitova
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Former champion Petra Kvitova became the first player to reach the quarterfinals at this year’s Wimbledon, beating Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain 7-6 (7-5), 6-3. Kvitova served for the Related posts: Petra Kvitova Outlasts Li Na In Rogers Cup Final Canada’s Eugenie Bouchard’s Wimbledon Adventure Ends At 42 Japanese Veteran Date-Krumm Sets Wimbledon Age Record

Kvitova first into Wimbledon quarters

Former champion Petra Kvitova became the first player to reach the quarterfinals at this year's Wimbledon, beating Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain 7-6 (5), 6-3 on Monday. She was joined minutes later by Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium, who reached her first career Grand Slam quarterfinal by ousting Flavia Pennetta of Italy 7-6 (2), 6-3 - a year after her ranking plummeted as low as...

Flipkens reaches 1st Grand Slam semi at Wimbledon

Kirsten Flipkens put on a clinical performance to upset former champion Petra Kvitova 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 and reach the Wimbledon semifinals on Tuesday. Featuring in her first Grand Slam quarterfinal, the bespectacled Flipkens played with real determination and made only five unforced errors. She fell face-first on the court and kissed the grass after closing out the match with an ace...

Wimbledon Rewind: Djokovic and Serena Thrive, Radwanska and Li Survive, Ferrer and Kvitova Rally, Grass Specialists Sparkle on Day 6

This draw is wide open! Miraculously after the rain on Thursday and Friday, Wimbledon has set all of its fourth-round matchups for Manic Monday.  More than half of the top-ten players there (five men, six women) fell in the first week, and Saturday featured its share of drama despite the welcome sunshine. ATP: Match of the day:  Even with the cloud of his father hanging over him...
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