In the 2nd round of the Mutua Madrid Open 2021, Petra Kvitova took a great win against Angelique Kerber, in two sets, with the final score of 6-4 7-5. In both sets, the German lost her service after breaking the Czech player and played the decisive points with tension.
In the first, the tape sided with Kvitova and literally handed her the set point by putting Kerber out of the game; in the second set, the two-time Wimbledon Grand Slam champion found a series of winning shots in the game that ended the set and the match at 7-5.
In the other matches, last but not least the victories of Anastasija Sevastova and Ons Jabeur, who respectively beat the number 15 seeded Johanna Konta and the American Sloane Stephens. In the third round also Iga Swiatek and Ashleigh Barty, who will clash in a super challenge in the 3rd round.
Below the highlights of the match between Petra Kvitova and Angelique Kerber.