Kvitová wins Wimbledon

Czech tennis player Petra Kvitová has won the Wimbledon grand slam tournament in an outstanding finals performance against Russian Maria Sharapova decided in only two sets, 6-3, 6-4. The win marks Kvitová’s first grand-slam title and makes the 21-year-old 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.