She received treatment for it before the second set but could not continue and retired from the match in tears. She defeated world No. © Women's Tennis Blog. In Stanford, she beat Venus Williams in the quarterfinals to set up a clash with her sister Serena, but she could not beat both Williams sisters, as Serena ended Petkovic's eight-match winning streak and also won their third match of the year. Belinda Bencic (SUI) 13. She beat fellow German Kathrin Wörle to reach the second round but then lost to Alizé Cornet. Germany went on to lose their first Fed Cup final since 1992, with a final score of 3–1 for the Czech Republic. It’s about time I share with you info about Andrea Petkovic‘s relationship with musician Jesse Kotansky, as part of my WTA Players and their Love Partners series. She then lost in the second qualifying round of the French Open. 2007 und 2009 wurde sie jeweils Deutsche Meisterin. Das Thema B474n beschäftigt die Menschen im Ostvest. She beat Rogers in straight sets. Andrea Petkovic spricht aus dem Nähkästchen. They all told me you can come whenever you want, and you can stay as long as you want. Born in Tuzla, SFR Yugoslavia, to Serbian father Zoran and Bosniak mother Amira, she moved to Germany at six months old and turned professional in 2006 at the age of 18. All rights reserved. Die Tennis-Freundin hatte Kerber unmittelbar nach deren Grand-Slam-Turniersieg einen Heiratsantrag via Twitter gemacht. 11.06.2019 - Der angeschossene ehemalige Baseball-Star David Ortiz ist in einem Team-Flugzeug der Boston Red Sox von der Dominikanischen Republik zur weiteren Behandlung nach Boston gebracht worden. At the Australian Open, she retired from her first-round match against Irina-Camelia Begu. [46] She went on to win against Mariana Duque before losing to Zarina Diyas in the third round. [61], Petkovic started her 2019 season at the Brisbane International. Andrea and Jesse don’t post photos of them together on Instagram yet, but we can conclude that their most recent joint trip was Budapest, as both have pics from the city on their profiles. She has been studying political science at the FernUniversität Hagen since 2008. Madison Keys (USA) 17. Das Duo unterlag den Japanerinnen Eri Hozumi/Miyu Kato. She was defeated by eventual finalist Li Na in the quarterfinals, her best achievement in a Grand Slam championship of her career. Elena Rybakina (KAZ) 20. [50] At the Australian Open, she lost in second round to Barbora Strýcová. For the rest of the year, she struggled to repeat her success but had another good tournament at the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo where she came through the qualifying and reached the round of 16. Nach einem Gleichstand der Einzel 2:2 musste Das Doppel die Entscheidung bringen. Simona Halep (ROU) 3. Next, Petkovic faced Jelena Janković and defeated her too. There she won her fourth title, rallying past Jana Čepelová, compatriot Dinah Pfizenmaier, Stefanie Vögele, Grace Min and Shelby Rogers in the final. [22], Since the beginning of her professional career, she has kept a diary at irregular intervals about her life on the WTA Tour in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, a major German newspaper. 2 and reigning champion, Victoria Azarenka, in the first round and Svetlana Kuznetsova in the second, but lost to Lucie Šafářová in the third round in three sets. Her first tournament was the Citi Open at the end of July, where she beat Jessica Pegula, Mona Barthel, Paula Ormaechea and Alizé Cornet to reach the final, where she lost to defending champion Magdaléna Rybáriková. In Luxembourg, she beat Garbiñe Muguruza, Janković, and Ksenia Pervak before losing to eventual winner Venus Williams. Details zum Flugzeugabsturz in Haltern und mehr zu den Themen des Tages in der Übersicht. Seeded second, she beat Shahar Pe'er in the first round and Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová in the second round before losing to eventual winner Kaia Kanepi in the quarterfinal. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Karolina Pliskova (CZE) 7. She speaks Serbian, German, English, and French. 13. "[29] Petkovic made her second comeback of the year at the New Haven Open in mid-August. In that sense still feel very close to my heritage. In mid-August, Petkovic entered the qualifiers for the Cincinnati Open, beating Maria Sanchez and Karolína Plíšková to enter the first round proper, where she beat Daniela Hantuchová. Iga Swiatek (POL) 18. By virtue of this success, Petkovic broke back into the top 10 for the first time since the 2012 Miami Fortnight. In the final, Petkovic won the title by beating Carla Suárez Navarro who withdrew before the match started due to a neck injury. Kim Clijsters, the tournament director, stepped in unexpectedly at the last moment and beat Andrea in a single set exhibition match. She beat Teliana Pereira and Ekaterina Makarova. Seeded ninth at the China Open, Petkovic defeated Šafářová and Suárez Navarro to reach the third round where she emerged victorious over Marion Bartoli in three sets. Petkovic turned professional in 2006 after she finished school,[18] but she had already won four titles on the ITF Circuit. In Hobart, Petkovic lost in second round to Verónica Cepede Royg. After this, and having some success on the ITF Circuit (she won the ITF title in Contrexéville in July 2007), she reached the top 100 of the WTA rankings for the first time. Jetzt muss Deutschland in die Relegation (wahrscheinlich Mitte/Ende April 2016) Das Bild zum Vergrößern anklicken At the US Open, Petkovic was seeded tenth. After that performance, Petkovic reached her new career-high ranking of No. Und: Pech für Andrea Petkovic. After that tournament, she reached the top 50 of the WTA rankings for the first time. And at the last major of the season, the US Open, she reached the third round. After her defeat in China, Petkovic fell to world rank 192, her lowest since March 2009. There she beat Flavia Pennetta in three sets for the biggest title of her career. In the quarterfinals, Petkovic lost to eventual champion Lucie Šafářová in straight sets. Rankings – TOP 20 (as of December 14, 2020), 1. Petkovic finished the season for the second time in the top 20, ranked world No. For all that, there is much to appreciate about Germany. Leider haben Anna-Lena Grönefeld mit ihrer Partnerin Andrea Petkovic das Match verloren. She beat Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in the first round and lost to Agnieszka Radwańska in the second round. News Bianca Andreescu (CAN) 8. She rebounded in 2014 by reaching her first Grand Slam semifinal at the 2014 French Open and later winning the WTA Tournament of Champions at the end of the season. Sofia Kenin (USA) 5. But in the semifinals, they lost to the 14th seeds Babos and Mladenovic, also in two sets. News » Mehr; 06 04 2014 Triumph in Charleston. [26] Next, Petkovic reached the quarterfinals of the Open GdF Suez, where she lost to Mattek-Sands in a tight three-set match. [60] At Luxembourg Open, she lost in quarterfinals to a qualifier Eugenie Bouchard. At the Rogers Cup in Toronto, Canada, she made it to the quarterfinals where she lost to Agnieszka Radwańska. She also reached the final of the Nürnberger Versicherungscup that same month, receiving a wildcard and beating Sofia Arvidsson, fourth seed Julia Görges, eighth seed Annika Beck and top seed Jelena Janković en route to the final, where she lost to seventh seed Simona Halep. Petkovic defeated world number one Caroline Wozniacki in the fourth round at the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami. However, Petkovic bounced back at the 2015 Fed Cup World Group by beating Samantha Stosur and Jarmila Gajdošová. Coming back from the brink of loss against Monica Puig, she lost to eventual finalist Caroline Wozniacki. After that defeat, her ranking fell back down to world No. Kiki Bertens (NLD) 10. Nevertheless, this long run catapulted her back into the world's top 20. September 1987 in Tuzla, Bosnien-Herzegowina in Ex-Jugoslawien als Tochter eines bosnischen Serben und einer Bosnierin geboren. [62], Petkovic played for Germany in Fed Cup against Belarus, she lost her singles match against Aryna Sabalenka. In the second round, she had her win over a top-10 player in beating Svetlana Kuznetsova, but was knocked out by Agnieszka Radwańska in three sets. Her next tournament was the Qatar Open, where she defeated Ekaterina Makarova, Margarita Gasparyan, and CoCo Vandeweghe in straight sets en route to the quarterfinals, where she beat Garbiñe Muguruza in three sets. As the 15th seed, Petkovic reached the quarterfinals of the French Open. She beat Pauline Parmentier in the first round, her first Grand Slam win since the fourth round of the US Open in 2011, and lost to Sloane Stephens in the second round. She explained: "I've been having some back problems for the last three or four months. She also played the doubles final in Bad Gastein, partnering Tatjana Malek. Petkovic played two events in Europe and she won a total of nine matches with only two losses. Petkovic von Rio und WG-Partnerin Kerber begeistert - YouTube [37] Petkovic received a wildcard for the Wimbledon Championships, making only her second Grand Slam appearance since reaching the quarterfinals of the US Open in 2011. Petkovic's best singles performance in a Grand Slam event came at the US Open. She beat Bojana Jovanovski, Lucie Hradecká, 24th seed Jarmila Gajdošová, and 25th seed Maria Kirilenko to reach the last eight, where she lost to seventh seed Maria Sharapova. German team ended up second in Group A. A week later, she reached the second round of the Pan Pacific Open, beating Elena Vesnina before losing to 13th seed Simona Halep. [19], Apart from tennis, she likes to educate herself by reading; her favourite authors are Goethe and Wilde. At the Australian Open in January 2008, in her first-round match against Anna Chakvetadze, she suffered a cruciate ligament rupture in her right knee after only two minutes of play. In ihrer Karriere gewann sie bislang sechs WTA-Turniere im Einzel: 2009 und 2014 in Bad Gastein, 2011 in Straßburg, 2014 in Charleston sowie das Tournament of Champions 2014 und 2015 in Antwerpen. Her win over Muguruza was the first against a top five player since 2013. She started the grass court season in 's-Hertogenbosch, where she lost in the second round. She then played at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, beating Kristina Barrois in the first round. "[33], She returned to the tour in March, having fallen back to world No. Because of that, she was able to play in the US Open main draw without having to qualify. On 17 September, Petkovic was seeded seventh but knocked out of the Korea Open in the first round by eventual semifinalist Francesca Schiavone. Due to Petkovic winning Antwerp, she received a bye in the first round at the Dubai Tennis Championships, and she was also the 9th seed. However, Petkovic had to retire in her match against Jeļena Ostapenko due to a left thigh injury.[49]. 12 as of 23 May 2011. She performed an on-court dance following both triumphs. Im Zuge der Jugoslawienkriege emigrierte sie mit ihren Eltern nach Deutschland, wo sich die Familie in der Nähe von Darmstadt niederließ. She won the Open Romania in Bucharest, defeating Jelena Dokić in the semifinals along the way, and regained a top-100 ranking. 2/4. Thanks to our reader Sebbi and my own research I can tell you that Andrea started dating Jesse probably in the period after the 2018 US Open, at least that’s when we saw their first social media interactions. Due to those two wins, Petkovic helped Germany reach another semifinal after defeating Australia. In round two she lost to Lucie Šafářová. After receiving a first round bye and suffering an early loss to Lesia Tsurenko in Indian Wells, Petkovic reached the semifinals of the Miami Open for the second time in her career, beating Christina McHale, Kristina Mladenovic, Ekaterina Makarova and Karolína Plíšková en route before falling to Suárez Navarro. Zudem brannte in der Nacht ein Mehrfamilienhaus. In the semifinals, she lost to Maria Sharapova. She mostly kept on playing ITF tournaments until June with success. Andrea Petkovic (Serbian: Andrea Petković, Андреа Петковић, pronounced [ǎndrea pêtkoʋitɕ];[12][13] born 9 September 1987) is a German tennis player. She played her first tournament in 2010 in Brisbane, Australia, where she reached the semifinal with wins over Iveta Benešová, Vania King, and Daniela Hantuchová. A former top-10 player, Petkovic reached her career-high singles ranking of world No. Andrea Petkovic responds to “You are so terrible! She went on to win the match against Navarro to secure her first ever quarterfinals spot at the US Open against the world No. She beat Ekaterina Bychkova and Zheng Jie to progress to the third round, where she beat the 18th seed Roberta Vinci to set up a fourth-round match with Carla Suárez Navarro, equalling her career best performance at the event up to that point. In ihrer Karriere gewann sie bislang sechs WTA-Turniere im Einzel: 2009 und 2014 in Bad Gastein, 2011 in Straßburg, 2014 in Charleston sowie das Tournament of Champions 2014 und 2015 in Antwerpen. [18] Petkovic is of Bosniak and Serb ancestry. [18][20] After the injury, she started playing mostly on the ITF Circuit again where she won a tournament in Istanbul in November 2008. Petra Martic (CRO) 19. Garbine Muguruza (ESP) 16. She was beaten by defending champion Svetlana Kuznetsova in the second round, after missing four match points on her own serve. Her next tournaments were the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, where she received a wildcard and lost in the first round to Ana Ivanovic; and the Madrid Open in May, where she lost in the first qualifying round to Bethanie Mattek-Sands. She defeated Stefanie Vögele, Kristina Mladenovic and Dutch qualifier Kiki Bertens in these rounds, to reach the quarterfinals. In the second round, she lost to Czech youngster Kateřina Siniaková. [15], Andrea Petkovic was born in Tuzla, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia. Trip down the memory lane with Belinda Bencic, Childhood photos: Gentle personality speaks through Petra Kvitova’s disarming blue eyes, Anastasija Sevastova wins the second leg of the Bett1 Aces in Berlin, Kvitova, Sevastova reach the Bett1 Aces final, Even exhibitions trigger hate comments! "[35][36] She then received a wildcard for the ITF Open de Marseille in June, which she won without dropping a set, beating Anabel Medina Garrigues in the final. At the season-ending Fed Cup final, Petkovic lost the opening rubber to Petra Kvitová. At the Apia International Sydney, Petkovic lost in the first round to Australian wildcard Jarmila Gajdošová. Andrea Petkovic und ihre slowakische Partnerin Magdalena Rybarikova setzten sich nach einer spannenden Partie mit 6:1, 7:6 gegen Julia Görges und Anna-Lena Grönefeld durch. In the first round, she beat Misaki Doi in straight sets, before playing matches in three sets three times. In July 2009, Petkovic won her first WTA tournament in Bad Gastein, losing only one set throughout the tournament. I tried to pull my foot up, and it just flopped there. Germany lost to Switzerland 2–3. Petkovic became the German national champion in 2007 and 2009 and is coached by Eric van Harpen. In einem hochklassigen Match beim Hopman Cup gewinnt der junge Hamburger einen Tiebreak mehr. [18] Her mother Amira is a dental assistant while her younger sister Anja is a student. [51], At French Open, Petkovic lost in the first round to Varvara Lepchenko. Andrea Petkovic „Die Welt“ bietet Ihnen News, Hintergründe und Bilder zu der deutschen Tennisspielerin Andrea Petkovic. She said of the injury: "I knew immediately that it was bad because I heard everything crack. Während der erste Satz nach nicht einmal einer halben Stunde deutlich an Petkovic/ Rybarikova ging, dauerte der zweite Durchgang fast eine Stunde. In 2009, Petkovic played her first tournament at the Australian Open due to a protected ranking. In RE gab es trotz Coronaverdachts keinen Test für ein Kind. In the semifinals, Petkovic beat Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová to reach her first WTA final of 2015. After a rather mediocre clay season, Petkovic surprisingly reached the semifinals of the French Open. After she received a third-round walkover due to an injury to Peng Shuai, Petkovic lost her first career Arthur Ashe Stadium appearance to eventual tournament finalist Vera Zvonareva.[19]. It’s about time I share with you info about Andrea Petkovic‘s relationship with musician Jesse Kotansky, as part of my WTA Players and their Love Partners series. 1, Caroline Wozniacki. 4, Simona Halep, missing break and game points in the second set. "I did actually ask for a few internships. Andrea Petkovic (Darmstadt) ist mit ihrer kroatischen Partnerin Mirjana Lucic-Baroni im Doppel-Viertelfinale der Australian Open ausgeschieden. I feel like I am part of the 'system' and feel very rooted there. She won singles match against Svetlana Kuznetsova. Not to be in the top 30 – you’re not going to be satisfied with that. [38], After disappointing results in Asia (Doha and Dubai) and also both Indian Wells (first-round loss to Camila Giorgi) and Miami (second-round loss to Alizé Cornet), Petkovic rallied past qualifier Lesia Tsurenko, Lourdes Domínguez Lino (with a double bagel, 6–0, 6–0), fourth seed and countrywoman Sabine Lisicki (with a near-double bagel 6–1, 6–0) and both in three sets seeded Lucie Šafářová and Eugenie Bouchard in Charleston, to set up the final match-up against Jana Čepelová of Slovakia, whom she beat in straight sets for her third WTA title.[39]. She was forced out with what was later revealed to be torn ankle ligaments, which required surgery and kept her out for another four months, including the French Open, Wimbledon, and the London Olympics. [47][48], Petkovic began her 2016 year at the Brisbane International. To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended. Naomi Osaka (JPN) 4. But I never really wanted. At Cincinnati, Petkovic made the semifinals in spite of injury, before losing to Jelena Janković in straight sets. In Beijing, she fought back to save match points against Monica Niculescu, before an easy win over Madison Keys. In the first round, Petkovic beat qualifier Kirsten Flipkens, and in the second round, Petkovic got revenge on Zarina Diyas. Raus ist Zverev mit Partnerin Andrea Petkovic trotzdem. Petkovic won her second WTA Tour title in Strasbourg, defeating Anna-Lena Grönefeld, Zhang Shuai, Maria Kirilenko and Daniela Hantuchová. I would so much appreciate if I could be back on court after three or four weeks. [24] When asked how German she feels, Petkovic replied, "Obviously I'm German, but I always say my soul is still Serbian. That year, she reached the quarterfinals at three Grand Slam tournaments as well as a Premier Mandatory final at the China Open, and qualified as an alternate to the WTA Tour Championships. [31] She said of the injury: "My team and I are actually managing to take it tragically funny... Everything bad that could happen, happened to me. Petkovic then played at the Sydney International the following week. [14] Born in Tuzla, SFR Yugoslavia, to Serbian father Zoran and Bosniak mother Amira, she moved to Germany at six months old and turned professional in 2006 at the age of 18. Petkovic suffered three separate injuries in 2012: a back injury in January, an ankle injury in August and a knee injury in December that kept her out for nine months and almost saw her fall out of the top 200. Petkovic she became the sixth German player in history to crack the top 10 by winning her opening match at the Mercury Insurance Open in San Diego against American player Alexa Glatch. After the Australian Open, Petkovic helped Germany at the 2016 Fed Cup World Group. [44], In Birmingham, Petkovic received a bye in the first round. Thanks to our reader Sebbi and my own research I can tell you that Andrea started dating Jesse probably in … September 1987 in Tuzla, SR Bosnien und Herzegowina, SFR Jugoslawien) ist eine deutsche Tennisspielerin. Petkovic's final match of 2012 was on 29 December in the 2013 Hopman Cup against Ashleigh Barty. 9 on 10 October 2011, becoming the first German female player ranked inside the top 10 since Steffi Graf in 1999. In the first round of the Fed Cup World Group, Petkovic defeated Dominika Cibulková, the reigning Australian Open finalist, and contributed to a 3–1 win for Germany. I asked a few politicians that I know if I could do an internship. Das Duo unterlag den Japanerinnen Eri Hozumi und Miyu Kato in lediglich 61 Minuten mit 3:6, 3:6. Petkovic then played Fed Cup for Germany and helped them to a win over Slovenia with two wins in singles rubbers. It was her last match of the year. But in Strasbourg, she defeated Pauline Parmentier and Vania King and reached the quarterfinal before losing in two tight sets to the eventual champion, Monica Puig. She won the first set 6–4 but appeared to be suffering from a knee injury late on in the set. [43], At the French Open, Petkovic defeated Shelby Rogers and Lourdes Domínguez Lino before losing to Sara Errani in the third round. In April 2007, she became a member of the German Fed Cup team. Bei den French Open nahm sie zum ersten Mal an einem Grand-Slam-Turnier teil und schaffte dort ohn… Aryna Sabalenka (BLR) 11. ). It had been causing her discomfort since her three-set loss to Tomljanović, so she withdrew as a precaution, noting her recent experience with injuries.[34]. Serena Williams (USA) 12.