Kvitová celebrates Wimbledon win
Czech tennis player Petra Kvitová is attending the Wimbledon champions’ ball on Sunday evening after winning women’s singles tournament on Saturday against Russian Maria Sharapova, 6-3, 6-4. The 21-year-old said she had been receiving been receiving congratulatory text meesages all day from friends from her hometown of Fulnek in Moravia and from other Czech sports stars like Jaromír Jágr and Roman Šebrle. Kvitová said Sunday she was looking forward to the ball, but was glad that dancing was not mandatory. Petra Kvitová is the first Czech to win the women’s singles tournament since Jana Notovná, 13 years ago. On Monday she will move up to a career record of world no. 7 on the WTA list.