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Petkovic, Jankovic advance to second round of Qatar Open

  Sixth-seeded Andrea Petkovic advanced to the second round of the Qatar Open with a 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-2 win over Belgian qualifier Kirsten Flipkens on Tuesday. Flipkens, who beat Petkovic in the second round at New Haven last August, showed a good touch in the first set -- only to crumble in the second as Petkovic opened up a 4-0 lead. The 10th-ranked Petkovic was in total control...
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February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Andrea Petkovic epic tantrum at Dubai Championships ends with racquet thrown at linesman

Andrea Petkovic's epic tantrum at the WTA Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championship ends with her whipping her racket at the linesman. Argument to next point, racket throw at 2:00 minute mark.Had the official been struck she would have been defaulted.Petkovic lost the match 7-5, 6-3.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
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February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Andrea Petkovic throws racquet towards linesman during epic rant (VIDEO)

A hot-headed Andrea Petkovic went on a crazed rant over a bad call and threw her racquet in the direction of a linesman during a match at the Dubai Tennis Championships. The world's tenth-ranked woman's player flew into a rage after a ball was ruled in by the line judge when it appeared to land outside the baseline. The furious German then falls to her knees in frustration...
Via The Other Paper
February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Diamond Games: Petkovic wins as Suarez Navarro pulls out with injury

ANTWERP, Belgium -- Third-seeded Andrea Petkovic of Germany won the Diamond Games without hitting a ball when fifth-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain pulled out of Sunday's final with a neck injury. "I really like Carla, she's a great person and always friendly and positive, and she has a tremendous amount of talent," Petkovic said after clinching her sixth career title. "You...
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February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Diamond Games: Petkovic reaches final, will face Suarez Navarro

  Third-seeded Andrea Petkovic of Germany beat unseeded Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic 7-6 (2), 7-6 (6) on Saturday to reach the Diamond Games final, where she faces fifth-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain. In a laborious match, Petkovic and Zahlavova Strycova broke each other four times in the first set. Zahlavova Strycova served for it at 6-5 but Petkovic...
Via AP on Fox
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Diamond Games: Petkovic saves 8 match points to reach Antwerp quarters

ANTWERP, Belgium -- Third-seeded Andrea Petkovic fought off eight match points to reach the quarterfinals of the Diamond Games tournament with a 6-7 (7), 7-6 (5), 6-2 win over local favorite Belgian Alison Van Uytvank on Wednesday. In a marathon that lasted three hours and 20 minutes, the 103rd-ranked Van Uytvank came close to sealing a straight-sets win but Petkovic saved all eight...
Via AP on Fox
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Petkovic rallies past Bouchard in 3 sets

CHJARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Andrea Petkovic rallied in the final two sets to defeat sixth-seeded Eugenie Bouchard 1-6, 6-3, 7-5 and reach the Family Circle Cup finals on Saturday.
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

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