Petra Kvitova bio
A Czech professional tennis player Petra Kvitova was born on 8th March 1990 in Bilovec, Czechoslovakia. She is the daughter of Jiri Kvita, a schoolteacher and Pavla Kvitova. She has two older siblings named as Jiri, who is an engineer and Labor, a school teacher. She had a keen interest in tennis since her childhood. According to Petra Kvitova bio, her father introduced her to tennis and she starting admiring Czech American player Martina Navratilova. When she was 16 years old, she got her training in her hometown Fulnek and was encouraged by an instructor to pursue her career in tennis. Popular Czech tennis coach David Kotyza was her coach from November 2008 to January 2016.
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Highlighting on Petra Kvitova career ranking, she received world no. 7 on 9th July 2007. She earned her first WTA title by beating fellow Czech player Iveta Benesova at the 2009 Moorilla Hobart International. Then, she went on to reach the fourth round of the U.S. Open, and the next year she impressed with a run to the semifinal round at Wimbledon. In the year 2011, Kvitova came out as one of the top players on the women’s tour. She defeated no. 1 ranked Kim Clijsters to win the Open Gaz de France, and also got a victory at the Mutua Madrid Open. But she got her biggest achievement after beating Maria Sharapova to win the women’s singles title at the age of 21 at Wimbledon.
After few months, she won the WTA Tour Championships to finish the year ranked No. 2. When she reached the semifinals of the Australian Open and French Open in 2012, Kvitova suffered a quarterfinal loss to Serena Williams while attempting to defend her Wimbledon crown. Later, she was successful to regain the title in 2014 by defeating Eugenie Bouchard in just 55 minutes. After this tournament, her name was listed as the quickest women’s singles final victory over 31 years. She also helped the Czech Republic team to beat Germany to win the Fed Cup. In 2014 at the Wimbledon Championships, she won Grand Slam title. Recently, she won the WTA Elite Trophy. According to the recent facts of 2017, Petra Kvitova net worth is calculated to be somewhere more than 82 million dollars. But Petra Kvitova salary is still under review.
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Talking about her personal life, she dated with a Czech tennis player Adam Pavlasek for around two years from 2011 to 2013. After that, she hooked up with another tennis player Radek Stepanek for ten months i.e. from June 2013 to April 2014. At present, Kvitova is in a relationship with ice hockey player Radek Meidl. The couple started dating from June 2014. After around one year and six months, the lovebirds got engaged on 16th December 2015. Her admirers and supporters were curiously waiting to hear the news on Petra Kvitova married but unfortunately, the duo broke up in May 2016.
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Beautiful and brilliant Petra Kvitova has a good height of six feet and one inch and carries the average weight of around 70kg. She has a regularly blond hair and sparkling blue eyes. More information on Petra Kvitova wiki can be extracted from the most visited sites like Wikipedia and IMDb. She is also active on various social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She has more than 666,477 likes and 649,233 followers on Facebook, around 299k followers on Instagram and approximately 463k followers on Twitter.