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ANDREA PETKOVIC RUMORS

No. 6 seed Petkovic advances at Bank of the West Classic

STANFORD, Calif. -- Sixth-seeded Andrea Petkovic beat fellow German Carina Witthoeft in a first round match of the $731,000 Bank of the West Classic on Monday. Petkovic won 5-7, 6-1, 6-3. American teenager CiCi Bellis lost her match to qualifier Misaki Doi, 6-3, 7-6 (3). Bellis was the youngest player in 15 years to win a match at the U.S. Open last year. Qualifier Nicole Gibbs,...
Via AP on Fox
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Andrea Petkovic epic tantrum at Dubai Championships ends with racquet thrown at linesman

Andrea Petkovic's epic tantrum at the WTA Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championship ends with her whipping her racket at the linesman. Argument to next point, racket throw at 2:00 minute mark.Had the official been struck she would have been defaulted.Petkovic lost the match 7-5, 6-3.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Andrea Petkovic throws racquet towards linesman during epic rant (VIDEO)

A hot-headed Andrea Petkovic went on a crazed rant over a bad call and threw her racquet in the direction of a linesman during a match at the Dubai Tennis Championships. The world's tenth-ranked woman's player flew into a rage after a ball was ruled in by the line judge when it appeared to land outside the baseline. The furious German then falls to her knees in frustration...
Via The Other Paper
February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Diamond Games: Petkovic wins as Suarez Navarro pulls out with injury

ANTWERP, Belgium -- Third-seeded Andrea Petkovic of Germany won the Diamond Games without hitting a ball when fifth-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain pulled out of Sunday's final with a neck injury. "I really like Carla, she's a great person and always friendly and positive, and she has a tremendous amount of talent," Petkovic said after clinching her sixth career title. "You...
Via AP on Fox
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Germany's Petkovic wins Family Circle Cup

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Andrea Petkovic ended a surprising week at the Family Circle Cup by winning her first WTA tournament in three years, outlasting Jana Cepelova for a 7-5, 6-2 victory Sunday.
Via FOXSports.com
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Petkovic rallies past Bouchard in 3 sets

CHJARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Andrea Petkovic rallied in the final two sets to defeat sixth-seeded Eugenie Bouchard 1-6, 6-3, 7-5 and reach the Family Circle Cup finals on Saturday.
Via FOXSports.com
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Petkovic helps Germany gain lead over Slovakia in Fed Cup

Germany took a 1-0 lead over Slovakia in the Fed Cup first round on Saturday after Andrea Petkovic saved a match point to upset Australian Open finalist Dominika Cibulkova 2-6, 7-6 (7), 6-2. In the second set tiebreaker, the 36th-ranked, hard-hitting Petkovic wasted five straight set points before saving a match point at 6-7 on an indoor hard court. "It was a turning point," Cibulkova...
Via AP on Fox
February 08, 2014  |  Discuss
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