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- - Petra Kvitova then, great when she was in form in that match not great when she was bad, is through to the second round where she will face Serbia's Bojana Jovanovski. The Serb produced a very impressive 6-2 6-4 victory over Germany's Andrea Petkovic earlier on today. Women's drawsheet.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 3-6 6-1 - GAME, SET & MATCH! Kvitova wraps up the win at the first attempt, earning herself a match point by forcing the forehand error from Doi, before rattling a forehand winner off her own over the net.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 3-6 5-1 - BREAK! Kvitova re-establishes her double break lead in this clash with a break to 15 when she pushes Doi out of position drawing the forehand error to put herself in the position of serving out the match next.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 3-6 4-1 - BREAK! A backhand error from Kvitova sees her concede her serve and hand Doi a lifeline in the match as she reduces the deficit back down to just the one break from two.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 3-6 4-0 - BREAK! Kvitova flashes a forehand winner down the line to go a double break ahead, just like in the first set. There really was no reason for her dip in play in the second set, Kvitova has been controlling this match the whole way through - when Doi was winning, it was because Kvitova couldn't find the court. Other than that it's Kvitova who has been in control.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 3-6 3-0 -A tough service game for Kvitova to come through but she eventually does, holding to deuce, a forehand into the net from Doi ending interest in the game. Much, much better again from Kvitova.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 3-6 2-0 - BREAK! Back-to-back forehand errors from Doi hand Kvitova the early break in this final set, Kvitova looks back to the kind of play she was producing in the opening set before she went awol in that second.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 3-6 1-0 - Both players leave the court during the change of ends and Kvitova in particular is off court for an absolute age. Still she comes back and races though a hold to 15 to makes amends for a poor second set.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 3-6 - SET! KVitova produces a huge cross court forehand winner to deny Doi on her fifth set point but she goes long with a cramped backhand. For the 30th time this year, Kvitova will be forced to play a decisive third set. That's 50 per cent of her matches so far this year in which she has been pushed to a third set. Incredible statistic for a top 10 player.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 3-5 - Kvitova just clings on to her serve, Doi pushing her all the way to deuce, when her opponent leans into a cross court forehand only to pull the ball wide into the tramlines. Doi leads by a break though so will have the chance to serve out the set with new balls.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 2-5 - Doi leaves herself potentially just one game away from levelling this match as she holds, Kvitova sending a forehand sailing long to concede the game. The seventh seed will have to serve to stay in this set after the change of ends.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 2-4 - Doi's forehand return catches the top of the tape and goes over for the perfect drop shot to bring up another break point. Kvitova saves it with a forehand and then also a second with a wide serve and forehand winner back behind Doi. From there the seventh seed goes on to hold and remain just the one break down in this second set,
- - KVITOVA 6-2 1-4 - Doi withstands some pressure on her own serve to eventually hold with a forehand winner to consolidate the break and leave herself potentially just two games away from levelling this match.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 1-3 - BREAK! Kvitova has already hit five unforced errors in this set compared to just 10 in the whole of the first set as she hands Doi two break points. Although the Japanese player is unable to take advantage of the first she does finally make the breakthrough on the second with a huge forehand proving enough to draw the netted backhand from the seventh seed.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 1-2 - A forehand winner from Doi flashes past Kvitova as the Japanese player holds to sneak out in front once more in this second set - that's doubled her output in this match.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 1-1 - Kvitova is quick to level up and put all the pressure back on Doi to keep holding serve and make this a competitive match.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 0-1 - Much better from Doi now as she continues to find her range. She holds for just the third time in the match, pushing Kvitova out of position and drawing the backhand error.
- - KVITOVA 6-2 - SET! Kvitova denies Doi on a first break point with a fantastic reaction lob pick-up, Doi hitting into the net to squander the chance. And Kvitova goes on to hold to take the set, bringing up game point with an ace before sealing it with another banging forehand winner.
- - KVITOVA 5-2 - Kvitova absolutely belts a forehand winner down the line to put pressure on the Doi serve once again. But this time the Japanese player is equal to the task and produces her first ace of the day to hold and at least force Kvitova to serve out the set.
- - KVITOVA 5-1 - The seventh seed holds without too much trouble once again, clean hitting undoing Doi once again - the Japanese player netting a forehand. Doi will have to serve to prolong this set next.
- - KVITOVA 4-1 - Doi gets off the mark with two big serves in quick succession. The first is called out but the Japanese player challenges and gets the call overturned before belatedly getting her side of the scoreboard ticking over when Kvitova nets a return.
- - KVITOVA 4-0 - A huge serve out wide, hitting the corner, brings up another two game points and, although she can't find a first serve this time, she makes up for it with a great second serve. The Czech consolidates the double break and this could be Doi's last chance to get a game in this set coming up next.
- - KVITOVA 3-0 - BREAK! Doi quickly finds herself another three break points down before gifting Kvitova the double break lead when she nets her cross court attempted backhand passing shot.
- - KVITOVA 1-0 - BREAK! Former Wimbledon champion Kvitova has made a fast start to her clash with Misaki Doi on Arthur Ashe, the Japanese player struggling to find her first serve.
|Date of Birth||08/03/1990|
|Date of Birth||29/04/1991|