Italian Open 2021: Petra Kvitova storms into final, defeats Petra Martic- Ninth seed Petra Kvitova has stormed into the Italian Open 2021 final after defeating Petra Martic in the quarterfinals in three sets contest. The Croatian had bounced back to win the second set 6-3. The match ended 6-1, 3-6, 6-2 in favour of Czech. Kvitova will next face-off either Coco Gauff or Iga Swiatek. She had won the title in 2019 and finished as runner up last year. She has now entered the first semifinal of 2021.
The 29-year-old had earlier defeated Jelena Ostapenko in a fierce battle by 4-6, 7-5, 7-6 (1).
Italian Open 2021: Karolina vs Pliskova Head-to-Head
The two players have faced each other six times. Pliskova leads the stats 4-2 with a 2-0 advantage on claycourt. However, in their previous outing, Martic emerged victorious in straight sets.
|22/2019||R32||FO – RG||Clay||Petra Martic||Karolina Pliskova||6-3 6-3|
|16/2019||F||Zhengzhou||Hard||Karolina Pliskova||Petra Martic||6-3 6-2|
|12/2019||R64||Miami Masters||Hard||Karolina Pliskova||Petra Martic||6-3 6-4|
|26/2013||R64||Wimbledon||Grass||Petra Martic||Karolina Pliskova||7-6 6-1|
|23/2013||F||75k Nottingham, Wk. 23||Grass||Petra Martic||Karolina Pliskova||6-3 6-3|
|24/2009||R16||50k+H Zlin, Wk. 24||Clay||Petra Martic||Karolina Pliskova||7-6(7) 6-2|
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Italian Open prize money 2021- Men’s and Women’s Singles prize money
- Qualifying 1 – £3,000
- Qualifying 2 – £5,500
- Round 1 – £10,500
- Round 2 – £15,500
- Round 3 – £24,500
- Quarter-finals – £39,000
- Semi-finals – £71,500
- Runner-up – £126,000
- Winner – £213,000
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