Kvitova beats Brady in Stuttgart return

(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

STUTTGART, Germany (AP) Petra Kvitova opened her delayed title defense at the Porsche Grand Prix with a 6-4, 6-3 win over Australian Open finalist Jennifer Brady on Tuesday.

Kvitova, who won the previous edition of the tournament in 2019, saved all three break points she faced against Brady to book a second-round meeting with Maria Sakkari.

"It was a fantastic feeling playing on this court again," Kvitova said. "It gave me lots of energy,"

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