Czech Petra Kvitova Wins Wimbledon Title

Enlarge this imagePetra Kvitova in the Czech Republic retains the Venus Rosewater Dish trophy just after defeating Eugenie Bouchard of Canada inside their women’s singles ultimate tennis match at the Wimbledon.Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters/Landovhide captiontoggle captionSuzanne Plunkett/Reuters/LandovPetra Kvitova from the Czech Republic holds the Venus Rosewater Dish trophy immediately after defeating Eugenie Bouchard of Canada inside their women’s singles final tennis match for the Wimbledon.Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters/LandovCzech Petra Kvitova defeat Eugenie Bouchard in a very lopsided victory to earn a Grand Slam from the women’s singles last at Wimbledon, besting her opponent 6-3 6-0. The Linked Pre s says that in her match with Canadian Bouchard, Kvitova, who gained the championship in 2011, “dominated enjoy along with her big serve, intense returns and flat groundstrokes.” The AP writes:”The Czech player broke provide thrice, like within the final sport on the set, which lasted 32 minutes.” “It’s the first Grand Slam final involving two players born in the nineties. Kvitova is 24, Bouchard twenty.”By way of history, ESPN claims:” When Kvitova received the Wimbledon singles title in 2011 inside a straight-sets upset around Maria Sharapova, it had been Sharapova’s reduction a lot more than Kvitova’s win. That transpires every time a (then-) Logan Forsythe Jersey three-time Grand Slam champion and previous Wimbledon champ goes down. “Petra Kvitova admits she was unprepared for that highlight that rested on her subsequent her 2011 Wimbledon championship. “But the very fact which the then-21-year-old in the Czech Republic was actively playing in her first Grand Slam last just one 12 months after coming into Wimbledon unseeded and winle s on gra s spoke to her large likely. “And beating Sharapova set the bar quite high indeed for Kvitova.”