The 2015 champion Petra Kvitova managed to won Ashleigh Barty with a final score of 1-6, 7-5, 7- 6 (3) and conquer Sydney International for a second time in her career.
Kvitova had a victory in the last seven WTA finals and had won Barty in the two previous times they were confronted. After much of struggle, she managed to win her eighth final in a row and pick up the trophy after two hours and 19 minutes of play.
“I gave everything out there,” Kvitova told the media during the post-game press conference.
“It was a fantastic final to be honest. It was a great fight till end, as it should have been.”
“I’m sorry for Barty but she really gave it all today. She really played a great game,” continued Kvitova.
Ashleigh Barty vs. Ashleigh Barty Petra Kvitova | 2019 Sydney International Final: