won the Women’s Professional Tennis (WTA) Tour Miami Open (total prize money of $8.8 million) in singles.
Kvitova defeated Elena Rivakina (7th place, Kazakhstan) 2-0 (7-6<16-14> 6-2) in the singles final on the final day of the tournament held in Miami, Florida, USA on the 2nd (Korean time). hit
With her winning prize of $1,262,220 (approximately 1.65 billion won), Kvitova reached the top of the singles for the 30th time in her personal career at a higher-level event on her tour.
Kvitova won Wimbledon in 2011 and 2014, and in the Masters 1000 series, the rank next to her major, this is her ninth trophy in her career.
Her 1990-born Kvitova is her prospect for her world number 10 ranking next week with this win.
It is the first time in a year and seven months since September 2021 that Kvitova has entered the’Top 10’.
Rivakina recently won 13 consecutive wins, aiming for a ‘Sunshine Double’ by winning the BNP Paribas Open and Miami Open.
However, she took her knees after being affected in the second set as her tie-breaking seven-match record this year was broken to 14-16 in a close first-set match. 스포츠토토