Petra Kvitová reached the third round at the Qatar Open in Doha on Wednesday. The Czech 16th seed defeated Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska 6-7, 6-3, 6-4 and extended her winning streak to nine matches. Kvitová will next face World No. 3 Elina Svitolina of Ukraine.
Defending champion Karolína Plíšková has also reached the third round, after dispatching French veteran Alizé Cornet 6-2, 6-3 in her opening round of the tournament. Another Czech, Barbora Strýcová, was knocked out from the fourth round of the Qatar Open, after she lost to Julia Görges of Germany.