esk tennis player Marie Bouzkov.
| photo: TK

esk hrka beat the tournament seven in just 71 minutes. For her premier title among the women’s tennis elite, she finished without dropping a set.

24-year-old Bouzkov continued her dream performance at Wimbledon, where she reached the quarterfinals, and won nine out of ten of her last matches.

Potapov vs. Bouzkov

detailed report from the final tournament in Prague

She defeated the young Potapova in their second match, when they met this year in Miami. While Eka was patient in the Finnish club, the Russian often made mistakes and lost seven out of eight serves.

The native of Prague and the 66th player of the world became the fifth home winner of the Prague tournament since his entry into the WTA circuit. Karolna Plkov was the first to fall asleep in Stromovka in 2015.

A year later, Lucie afov triumphed, followed by Petra Kvitov in 2018 and Barbora Krejkov last year. This year, she was eliminated in the 2nd round, where she could not stand the Japanese Nao Hibinová.

Tennis tournament en Livesport Prague Open

(hard surface, $251,750 subsidy):

Singles – final:
Bouzkov (8-R) – Potapovov (7-Rus.) 6:0, 6:3.