PETRA KVITOVA RUMORS

Petra Kvitova released from hospital after knife attack

PRAGUE (AP) Petra Kvitova's recovery from surgery on her left hand is going well after a knife-wielding intruder attacked her. Kvitova was released from a hospital on Friday, three days after she was operated following injuries Tuesday in the attack her at her home in the town of Prostejov. Kvitova says she was told by the surgeon who operated on her in a specialized clinic in...
Via Associated Press
December 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Petra Kvitova could return to tennis in about 6 months

PRAGUE (AP) Petra Kvitova could return to tennis in about six months, the surgeon who operated on the two-time Wimbledon champion's left hand said Wednesday. Kvitova was injured Tuesday when a knife-wielding intruder attacked her at her home in the town of Prostejov. The attacker is still at large and police have asked the public for help. Kvitova underwent nearly four hours of...
Via Associated Press
December 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Petra Kvitova injured by attacker in home invasion

One of the best female tennis players in the world faces a long road to recovery after a terrifying incident at her home. Czech tennis star Petra Kvitova was injured Tuesday in a home invasion. She attempted to defend herself and was injured while doing so, reportedly being stabbed in her left hand. She released the following statement Tuesday on her social media accounts: Petra...
Via NESN.com
December 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Petra Kvitova injured by knife-wielding attacker at her home

PRAGUE (AP) Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has been injured by a knife-wielding attacker at her home. The player's spokesman, Karel Tejkal, says Kvitova suffered a left hand injury and has been treated by doctors. Tejkal says the incident, which he described as a burglary, occurred Tuesday morning in the eastern Czech town of Prostejov. He says Kvitova's injuries were...
Via Associated Press
December 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Petra Kvitova withdraws from Hopman Cup

PERTH, Australia (AP) A foot injury has forced Petra Kvitova to withdraw from the Czech Republic team which will contest next month's Hopman Cup mixed teams tennis tournament. Kvitova, who is suffering from a stress fracture, is hoping to fit enough to play the Australian Open, starting later in January. In a statement on Tuesday, the No.11th ranked Kvitova said she is ''disappointed...
Via Associated Press
December 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Wimbledon Pre-Draw Preview: Kvitova Stands At The Center

The month of July honors America’s independence from Great Britain, and this July, American dreams of calendar Grand Slam glory will either reach a crescendo or die a fiery death across the pond. Later in July, Jordan Spieth will head to the British Open trying to do the unthinkable. He’ll attempt to capture the third leg of golf’s calendar Slam and create over-the-top excitement...
Via Attacking The Net
June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Kvitova overpowers Bouchard to win 2nd Wimbledon

LONDON (AP) -- Petra Kvitova overwhelmed Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-0 in less than an hour Saturday to win Wimbledon for the second time in the most lop-sided final in more than two decades. The Czech left-hander completely outplayed the 20-year-old Canadian -- appearing in her first Grand Slam final -- with her big serve, aggressive returns and flat groundstrokes. Kvitova, the 2011...
Via Fox Sports San Diego
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Petra Kvitova Dominates Eugenie Bouchard To Win Second Wimbledon Title

LONDON — Petra Kvitova overwhelmed Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-0 in less than an hour Saturday to win Wimbledon for the second time. The Czech left-hander completely outplayed the 20-year-old Canadian – playing in her first major final – with her big serve, aggressive returns and flat groundstrokes. Kvitova, the 2011 champion, put on a clinic of power tennis, ripping baseline winners...
Via NESN.com
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Petra Kvitova asked terrible question at Wimbledon press conference

Petra Kvitova had a day off in between winning her semifinals match at Wimbledon and playing in the finals, so you know what that means: she had to deal with questions from the media. Dealing with the extra press, pressure and attention is part of what makes reaching a finals such a big deal and […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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