Petra Kvitova's Recovery Going Well, Reward Offered For Attacker

Updated: 04 January 2017 17:16 IST

Petra Kvitova had surgery on December 20 following injuries on her left hand in the attack at her home in the town of Prostejov the same day.

Petra Kvitova
Petra Kvitova is expected to be sidelined from tennis for up to six months. © AFP

Prague:

Petra Kvitova's recovery from surgery after a knife-wielding intruder attacked her inside her home and injured her playing hand has been going well.

Kvitova's spokesman, Karel Tejkal, said that the two-time Wimbledon champion has gradually started doing exercises with her injured fingers and "all have been going according to the plans and expectations".

Kvitova had surgery on December 20 following injuries on her left hand in the attack at her home in the town of Prostejov the same day.

She is expected to be out for up to six months.

Kvitova's fellow players from the Prostejov tennis club have offered a reward of USD 3,850 for information leading to the arrest of the attacker, who still remains at large.

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Highlights
  • Petra Kvitova's recovery from surgery has been going well
  • Kvitova has started doing exercises with her injured fingers
  • Kvitova was injured after an attack by a knife-wielding burglar
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