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French Open 2020: Sofia Kenin beats Petra Kvitova in straight sets to set up Iga Swiatek clash in final
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French Open 2020: Sofia Kenin beats Petra Kvitova in straight sets to set up Iga Swiatek clash in final

Fourth seed Kenin will meet 19-year-old Iga Swiatek of Poland in Saturday's title decider after denying two-time Wimbledon champion Kvitova in her bid for a third major.

French Open 2020, Petra Kvitova vs Sofia Kenin, Semi Final Match Highlights: Kenin sets up Iga Swiatek clash in final
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French Open 2020, Petra Kvitova vs Sofia Kenin, Semi Final Match Highlights: Kenin sets up Iga Swiatek clash in final

Catch all the latest updates, live score and more on Firstpost.com's live blog of the women's singles semi-finals at 2020 French Open.

French Open 2020: Stefanos Tsitsipas downs Andrey Rublev to reach semi-final; Sofia Kenin to meet Petra Kvitova in last four
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French Open 2020: Stefanos Tsitsipas downs Andrey Rublev to reach semi-final; Sofia Kenin to meet Petra Kvitova in last four

Tsitsipas, who was the first Greek to have made the quarter-finals in Paris, crunched 35 winners and made just 17 unforced errors.

French Open 2020: Petra Kvitova enters quarters after eight years; Sofia Kenin overcomes Fiona Ferro
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French Open 2020: Petra Kvitova enters quarters after eight years; Sofia Kenin overcomes Fiona Ferro

Two-time Wimbledon champion Kvitova is through to the last eight at Roland Garros. Her best run in Paris came when she reached the semi-finals in 2012.

French Open 2020: Novak Djokovic into last-16 with ease as Daniel Altmaier strikes new blow for underdogs
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French Open 2020: Novak Djokovic into last-16 with ease as Daniel Altmaier strikes new blow for underdogs

World number one Djokovic swept past 153rd-ranked Galan 6-0, 6-3, 6-2, his most challenging moment coming when he helped ground staff lay more clay on the surface of Court Philippe Chatrier after rain had made it treacherous

French Open 2020: Record-chasing Rafael Nadal eases into second round; Serena Williams overcomes patchy start
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French Open 2020: Record-chasing Rafael Nadal eases into second round; Serena Williams overcomes patchy start

Nadal needs one more Slam to match Roger Federer's record but has described the defence of his Roland Garros crown as the "most difficult ever" given the cold and damp conditions of a tournament delayed four months by the coronavirus pandemic.

French Open 2020 Women's Singles preview: Favourable draw, spectacular form make Simona Halep firm favourite
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French Open 2020 Women's Singles preview: Favourable draw, spectacular form make Simona Halep firm favourite

Ahead of Roland Garros' return, Firstpost takes a look at the Women's Singles draw and attempts to determine the potential outcome of all four quarters

US Open 2020: Brady beats former champion Kerber to reach quarter-finals; Rogers stuns Kvitova
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US Open 2020: Brady beats former champion Kerber to reach quarter-finals; Rogers stuns Kvitova

Naomi Osaka, who won the US Open two years ago, advanced to the quarterfinals by beating No. 14 seed Anett Kontaveit 6-3, 6-4.

US Open 2020: Borna Coric stages epic comeback to stun Stefanos Tsitsipas; Novak Djokovic sails into last 16
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US Open 2020: Borna Coric stages epic comeback to stun Stefanos Tsitsipas; Novak Djokovic sails into last 16

Croatia's 27th seed Borna Coric staged a remarkable Houdini act to stun fourth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in a 4hr 36min late-night thriller.

US Open 2020 Women's Singles preview: COVID-19 withdrawals turn already unpredictable category into free-for-all
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US Open 2020 Women's Singles preview: COVID-19 withdrawals turn already unpredictable category into free-for-all

Ahead of tennis' return to the big stage, Firstpost takes a look at the US Open Women's Singles draw and attempts to determine the potential outcome of all four quarters

US Open 2020: Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova hopes for 'easy' decision on participation
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US Open 2020: Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova hopes for 'easy' decision on participation

Petra Kvitova is yet to make a call on participating in the US Open and hopes the health situation in New York will improve to make her decision easier, the two-times Wimbledon champion told Reuters.

Petra Kvitova says 'playing without fans was weird' after winning all-Czech exhibition tournament
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Petra Kvitova says 'playing without fans was weird' after winning all-Czech exhibition tournament

With motivation lacking to practise and train, Kvitova found it tough to mentally prepare for the event.

Petra Kvitova, dressed in gear designed for Roland Garros, wins all-Czech crown on return to action
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Petra Kvitova, dressed in gear designed for Roland Garros, wins all-Czech crown on return to action

World No 12 Petra Kvitova returned to court dressed for Roland Garros but was happy to triumph in the women’s draw at an all-Czech tournament.

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova excited to make return at all-Czech tournament for charity
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Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova excited to make return at all-Czech tournament for charity

World number 12 Kvitova will headline an all-Czech tournament in Prague starting Tuesday without spectators, handshakes or the usual towel service

Coronavirus Outbreak: Karolina Pliskova, Petra Kvitova to lead teams in fundraiser competition for fight against COVID-19
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Karolina Pliskova, Petra Kvitova to lead teams in fundraiser competition for fight against COVID-19

Pliskova’s team will include her twin-sister Kristyna, 2019 French Open runner-up Marketa Vondrousova, Tereza Martincová and Nikola Bartunkova

Tokyo Olympics 2020 getting postponed until 2021 may be a blessing for tennis calendar ravaged by coronavirus
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Tokyo Olympics 2020 getting postponed until 2021 may be a blessing for tennis calendar ravaged by coronavirus

Tennis has also been impacted by the flu-like disease that has killed more than 17,200 people worldwide since emerging in China late last year.

Qatar Open: Aryna Sabalenka’s journey from personal tragedy takes a heartwarming upturn with win over Petra Kvitova
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Qatar Open: Aryna Sabalenka’s journey from personal tragedy takes a heartwarming upturn with win over Petra Kvitova

Aryna Sabalenka ended with 21 winners to just 15 unforced errors, but the most crucial difference-maker of the day was how she repeatedly redirected Kvitova’s firepower

Qatar Open 2020: Aryna Sabalenka beats Petra Kvitova in straight sets to claim sixth career title
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Qatar Open 2020: Aryna Sabalenka beats Petra Kvitova in straight sets to claim sixth career title

The 21-year-old Sabalenka needed less than 75 minutes to complete the convincing win over Petra Kvitova in the Qatar Open final.

Qatar Open: Petra Kvitova overcomes tenacious Ash Barty to set up title clash against Aryna Sabalenka in Doha
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Qatar Open: Petra Kvitova overcomes tenacious Ash Barty to set up title clash against Aryna Sabalenka in Doha

Petra Kvitova edged a seesaw battle with Australian world No 1 Ash Barty 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 at the Qatar Open on Friday to set up a title clash against Aryna Sabalenka in Doha.

Maria Sharapova retires: Novak Djokovic, Billie Jean King lead tributes to 'inspirational' Russian tennis star
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Maria Sharapova retires: Novak Djokovic, Billie Jean King lead tributes to 'inspirational' Russian tennis star

Maria Sharapova’s fellow players described her as inspirational and praised her fighting spirit following the Russian’s announcement of her retirement from tennis at the age of 32 on Wednesday.