Russian Anastasia Potapova lost to Petra Kvitova in the second round of the tournament in Czech Ostrava.
Kvitova, seeded number two, gave Potapova only one game in the first set. However, then the Russian tennis player turned out to be stronger in the tie-break, but in the decisive game the Czech achieved an overall victory. The meeting lasted 2 hours 8 minutes.
In the third round, the Czech athlete will play with the winner of the pair Jill Teichmann (Switzerland) – Alison Riske (USA).
WTA 500 tournament. J & amp; T Banka Ostrava Open. Ostrava (Czech Republic). Hard. Prize fund – 565530 dollars
Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic, 2) – Anastasia Potapova (Russia) – 6: 1, 6 : 7 (4), 6: 3
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