Plíšková beats compatriot Šafářová in French Open

31-05-2018

The Czech women’s number one Karolína Plíšková has knocked another compatriot out of tennis’s French Open. After overcoming Barbora Krejčíková in the first round in Paris, the 26-year-old beat Lucie Šafářová in the second on Thursday.

However, Plíšková had to come from behind before winning 3-6 6-4 6-1 against Šafářová, who has hinted she may quit tennis this year.