2017 Wimbledon Championships Women's Singles Second Round - Petra Kvitova loses to Madison Brengle Wednesday July 05,2017
Two-time champion Petra Kvitova, the bookmakers’ title favourite, lost 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 to Madison Brengle of the United States.
Kvitova, playing in her second Grand Slam since recovering from a terrifying knife attack in her home, needed medical assistance during the third set.
“I just could not breathe, and I was feeling a bit sick,” the Czech 11th seed said.
“I felt like an animal. But a very slow animal.”
US player Madison Brengle (R) shakes hands with Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova after winning against her in their women's singles second round match on the third day Wednesday July 05,2017 of the 2017 Wimbledon Championships