Wimbledon 2017: Title Favourite Karolina Pliskova Crashes Out
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Wimbledon 2017: Title Favourite Karolina Pliskova Crashes Out

Karolina Pliskova became the firm Wimbledon favourite on Wednesday when compatriot and two-time champion Petra Kvitova was knocked out.

Venus Williams In Tears Over Crash As Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal Stroll At Wimbledon 2017
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Venus Williams In Tears Over Crash As Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal Stroll At Wimbledon 2017

Venus Williams wept at Wimbledon over the "devastation" of a fatal road accident for which she is facing legal action as Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal eased into the second round on Monday.

Wimbledon: Without Serena Williams And Maria Sharapova, Women's Draw Wide Open

Wimbledon: Without Serena Williams And Maria Sharapova, Women's Draw Wide Open

With the 23-time Major winner preparing for the birth of her first child and the Russian out with an injury, the race to the Venus Rosewater Dish is wide open.

French Open: Returning Petra Kvitova Wins Roland Garros Opener

French Open: Returning Petra Kvitova Wins Roland Garros Opener

The two-time Wimbledon champion swept aside American Julia Boserup 6-3, 6-2 in her first match of the French Open.

Petra Kvitova To Make 'Last-Minute Decision' On French Open
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Petra Kvitova To Make 'Last-Minute Decision' On French Open

Petra Kvitova will make a "last-minute decision" whether to compete in the French Open as she prepares a comeback five months after her playing hand was badly injured in a knife attack.

Petra Kvitova Returns to Tennis Court Four Months After Knife Attack
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Petra Kvitova Returns to Tennis Court Four Months After Knife Attack

The twice Wimbledon champion's left hand was badly injured in a knife attack at her home in December last year.

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

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.

Upbeat Petra Kvitova Confident of Full Recovery
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Upbeat Petra Kvitova Confident of Full Recovery

Petra Kvitova suffered severe injuries to her racquet hand as she fought off a knife-wielding intruder at her home in the eastern Czech town of Prostejov on Tuesday.

Petra Kvitova Out Indefinitely After Burglar Attack
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Petra Kvitova Out Indefinitely After Burglar Attack

Petra Kvitova suffered an injury on all five fingers and two nerves in her left hand, her racket hand, after fighting with the burglar at her home in the eastern Czech town of Prostejov.

Two-time Wimbledon Champion Petra Kvitova Attacked by Knife-Wielding Burglar
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Two-time Wimbledon Champion Petra Kvitova Attacked by Knife-Wielding Burglar

Petra Kvitova, the Wimbledon champion in 2011 and 2014, is also recovering from a fatigue fracture on her foot which has ruled her out of the Hopman Cup starting on January 1.

Fed Cup Final: France, Czechs Level Despite Karolina Pliskova Epic
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Fed Cup Final: France, Czechs Level Despite Karolina Pliskova Epic

Karolina Pliskova beat Kristina Mladenovic 6-3, 4-6, 16-14 in an epic rubber which lasted 12 minutes short of four hours as the Czechs, chasing a fifth title in six years, got off to a sensational start.

US Open: Novak Djokovic, Angelique Kerber Storm Into Quarters
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US Open: Novak Djokovic, Angelique Kerber Storm Into Quarters

Top seed Novak Djokovic brushed aside Kyle Edmund in straight sets to storm into quarters of 2016 US Open. In women's singles, second seed Angelique Kerber reached the last eight after defeating Petra Kvitova

US Open: Roberta Vinci, Petra Kvitova Enter Third Round
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US Open: Roberta Vinci, Petra Kvitova Enter Third Round

Seventh seeded Italian Roberta Vinci, defeated by compatriot Flavia Pennetta in last year's final, eased past Christina McHale of the United States 6-1, 6-3.

French Open: Injured Rafael Nadal Pulls Out, Andy Murray Slays Giant
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French Open: Injured Rafael Nadal Pulls Out, Andy Murray Slays Giant

Rafael Nadal, a nine-time champion at the French Open, pulled out of the lone clay court Major with a wrist injury as reigning Olympic champion Andy Murray cruised into the Round of 16.

French Open: Wawrinka, Nishikori in Rd 3; Radwanska, Kvitova Also Progress
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French Open: Wawrinka, Nishikori in Rd 3; Radwanska, Kvitova Also Progress

Defending Champion Stan Wawrinka, fifth seed Kei Nishikori, second seed Agnieszka Radwanska and two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova advanced to the French Open third round

French Open: Nick Kyrgios, Petra Kvitova Win as Rain Brings Havoc
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French Open: Nick Kyrgios, Petra Kvitova Win as Rain Brings Havoc

Nick Kyrgios beat Italy's Marco Cecchinato in straight sets while Petra Kvitova survived scare to beat Danka Kovinic of Montenegro in first round matches of the French Open on Sunday

French Open: Serena Williams Aims To Equal Steffi Graf, Guns For 22nd Grand Slam Title
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French Open: Serena Williams Aims To Equal Steffi Graf, Guns For 22nd Grand Slam Title

Serena Williams is aiming to draw level with Steffi Graf as she aims to win her 22nd Grand Slam title, having failed to do so earlier in the US Open and the Australian Open.

Victoria Azarenka, Petra Kvitova Ease Through to Madrid Masters Rd 3
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Victoria Azarenka, Petra Kvitova Ease Through to Madrid Masters Rd 3

Victoria Azarenka and Petra Kvitova won in straight sets to enter the Madrid Open third round

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