Petra Kvitova, Andrea Petkovic to Clash in Fed Cup Final Opener

The Czechs are eyeing their third Fed Cup win in four years after lifting the trophy in 2011 and 2012. Germany are looking for their first title since 1992, when a team led by Steffi Graf and current captain Barbara Rittner won the title.

Updated: November 08, 2014 09:22 IST
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Petra Kvitova has had a great season this year and wants to end on a high by winning the Fed Cup title for Czech Republic.

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Prague: Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova will take on Andrea Petkovic in the opening rubber of the Fed Cup final between the Czech Republic and Germany starting in Prague on Saturday.

After Friday's draw, world number four Kvitova will face 14th-ranked Petkovic on the hardcourt of Prague's O2 Arena at 1200 GMT on Saturday.

Then 17th-ranked Lucie Safarova will take on Germany's world number ten Angelique Kerber.

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