A month ago in Miami, the 33-year-old Czech won her biggest title since May 2018. Thanks to her ninth overall triumph in the “thousands”, she returned to the Top 10 of the world ranking for the first time since September 2021. Since then, he has been at the top of the rankings.
She is the record holder among active players in this respect Serena Williams, which spent a total of 873 weeks in the Top 10 between 1999 and 2021. Right behind her is an older sister Venus with 636 weeks, which she collected between 1998 and 2018. Simona Halep is currently close to 400 with 394 weeks.
As reported by tennis.com, Kvitová spent 27 of these 400 weeks at her career-high, world number two position: the first 15 weeks she was ranked second from October 2011 to February 2012, another five weeks in 2015 and most recently seven weeks in season 2019.
The native of Fulnek has flattering statistics even in the final matches. Generally speaking, the bigger or more important the match he plays, the more dangerous he is. Not only does she have 30 career titles, but her finals record is impressive with only 11 losses.
The clay spring did not start well for the two-time Wimbledon champion. She withdrew from the tournament in Stuttgart at the last minute and then in Madrid, where she is the most successful player with three triumphs, she was eliminated right at the start with Jule Niemeier. In the next two weeks, she should present herself at the next event of the WTA 1000 category in Rome, she also plans to play the Grand Slam French Open.