02 Jul '11, 3pm

Kvitova stuns Sharapova to take Wimbledon crown

Kvitova stuns Sharapova to take Wimbledon crown

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic (L) holds the winners trophy as she stands next to Maria Sharapova of Russia holding the runners-up trophy, after defeating her in their final match at the Wimbledon tennis championships in London July 2, 2011. -- PHOTO: REUTERS LONDON - PETRA Kvitova stunned favourite Maria Sharapova to win her first Grand Slam title with a 6-3, 6-4 victory in the women's singles final at Wimbledon on Saturday. The 21-year-old eighth seed became only the third Czech woman to triumph at Wimbledon after nine-time champion Martina Navratilova and Jana Novotna, who were both in Centre Court's royal box to witness the victory. Kvitova, who had never appeared in a Grand Slam final before, collapsed to the turf in delight after clinching the title in the 10th game of the second set with her first ace of the match. But it was desperately disappointing outcome f...

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