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Date of birth
08 Mar 1990
Petra Kvitova competed in TENNIS
Did you know?
- There are five tennis medal events taking place at Wimbledon, with mixed doubles making its first Games appearance since 1924.
- Most matches will be the best of three sets. The exceptions are the men's singles final (best of five sets) and all mixed doubles matches, decided by a first-to-10 tie-break if they reach one set all.
- Tennis appeared in the Olympic Games between 1896 and 1928 but was then dropped from the Olympic programme.
- It returned in 1988, when Steffi Graf added the women's singles title to the four majors she claimed that year in what became known as her 'Golden Slam'.
- Wimbledon staged the tennis competition when London first hosted the Olympic Games in 1908, with Great Britain winning all available gold medals.
|2 Aug||Women's Singles Quarter-finals, Match 4||—|
|1 Aug||Women's Singles Third Round, Match 7||Won|
|30 Jul||Women's Singles Second Round, Match 13||Won|
|28 Jul||Women's Singles First Round, Match 25||Won|
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