Kvitova beats Muguruza to win Qatar Open


Kvitova, Wimbledon champion in 2011 and 2014, hit 11 winners

Petra Kvitova beat fellow former Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza 6-2 6-1 to win her second Qatar Open title.

Czech Kvitova, the world quantity 10 and fourth seed, triumphed in a repeat of the 2018 closing in Doha.

Spaniard Muguruza, 27, had the good thing about a full relaxation day on Friday after the withdrawal of semi-final opponent Victoria Azarenka with a again damage.

However Kvitova, 30, triumphed in solely 66 minutes to safe her first title since April 2019 and a twenty eighth total.

Kvitova, who has crushed Muguruza of their previous 5 conferences, mentioned: “It has been an excellent run.

“I am sorry for the second time. I hope we will meet someplace else.”

World quantity 16 Muguruza mentioned: “For a second time she took the title away from me, however I can not wait to return again subsequent 12 months.”

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