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

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.