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NY Times: Kvitova Gets Best Of Friend

Petra Kvitova finds herself back in the Wimbledon final after getting past friend and fellow Czech lefty Lucie Safarova on Thursday.

Published July 03, 2014 12:12

NY Times: Kvitova Gets Best Of Friend
Petra Kvitova

Petra Kvitova improved to 6-0 against her good friend and fellow Czech Lucie Safarova with a win in the semifinals of Wimbledon on Thursday.

But it was not a routine victory, particularly in a very tight first set as Safarova kept Kvitova off balance with a mix of speeds and crosscourt shots.

Read a New York Times article recapping Kvitova's semifinal triumph.

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