Petra Kvitová voted WTA newcomer of the year for 2010

01-12-2010

Czech tennis player Petra Kvitová has been voted the newcomer of the year by the organising body of women’s tennis, the WTA. The 20-year-old enjoyed a run to the semi-finals of Wimbledon this year after previously never having won a competitive game on grass. She also broke into the women’s top 30 rankings. The player of the year was Belgian Kim Clijsters.