Petra Kvitova survives Katie Boulter 5-7 6-0 7-5 in the 3rd round in Eastbourne on Wednesday after conquering a huge battle. Kvitova will have to play Harriet Dart in the quarter. The match lasted just 0 minutes. Her best achievement in this tournament was reaching the final in 2011. Here you can see her history at this event.
Highlights Petra Kvitova vs. Katie Boulter Viking International – Eastbourne
Stats: aces, double faults, breaks, winners
At the end of the match, the Czech scored 114 points vs. the Brit’s 89.
The Czech won this match even if she wasn’t that great in converting her break points as she converted only 29% (5/17) of the procured opportunities.
On the other side, Boulter was far from perfect in converting her break points (only 33% – 2/6). That was one of the key issues for her loss.
After this encounter, the head to head between Kvitova and Boulter is 1-0 for Petra.
Draw and next match H2H: Petra Kvitova vs. Harriet Dart – stats
Kvitova will face Dart in the quarter.
There is no head to head record between Petra Kvitova and Harriet Dart since this will be the first time that they will face off in the main tour.
Live score progression and stats
Kvitova had a great start in this set after breaking Katie Boulter in the 2nd game (2-0) before consolidating her break and lead 3-0. Nonetheless, the Brit found the way to come back to break Kvitova in the 9th (4-5) and in the 11th (6-5) game before winning the set (7-5).
The Czech was powerless in the last 5 games of the set when the game count went from 2-5 to 7-5.
Boulter was spot on in converting all her break points in the 9th (3-5 15-40, 30-40 and 40-A) and the 11th game (5-5 15-40). Also, on the other side, Kvitova was unerring in converting all her break points in the 2nd (3-1 15-40 and 30-40), the 6th (4-1 40-A, 40-A, 40-A and 40-A), the 8th (5-2 30-40 and 40-A) and the 12th game (5-6 30-40).
They played 88 points. This set was so close that, Katie won this set even if she scored the same amount of points as her opponent. The Brit conceded 24 points on serve (32-24). on the other side of the net, the Czech conceded 12 points on serve (20-12).
There was not much story in this set because the Czech conceded no games to Katie before winning the set 6-0.
Petra converted 60% of her break points (3/5). She had 5 break points opportunities in the 2nd (1-0 30-40 and 40-A), the 3rd (3-0 0-40) and the 6th game (5-0 30-40 and 40-A). On the other side, the Brit was unable to convert any of her 2 break points. She had 2 break points opportunities in the 1st (0-0 40-A) and the 5th game (0-4 40-A).
They played 48 points. Kvitova conquered the set after winning 16 points more than Boulter (32-16). Kvitova dropped 10 points on serve (18-10). Regarding the other side of the net, the Brit conceded 14 points on serve (6-14).
The set was pretty even as both players managed to hold serve with the notable exception of 1 break that Petra conquered in the 12th game (7-5).
They contested 68 points. The Czech was the one to win the set after conquering 8 more points than Boulter (38-30). Petra conceded 7 points on serve (24-7). On the other side, Katie conceded 14 points on serve (23-14).
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- Lesya TsurenkoTsurenko – Magda LinetteLinette (7-5 3-6 7-5) – Stats and score progression
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- Beatriz Haddad MaiaHaddad Maia – Lesya TsurenkoTsurenko (1-0) – H2H details and stats
- Petra KvitovaKvitova – Harriet DartDart (0-0) – H2H details and stats
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