Wimbledon doubles champion Kveta Peschke retires at 46 | Tennis News – Times of India


PRAGUE: Czech doubles specialist Kveta Peschke, the 2011 Wimbledon doubles champion with Katarina Srebotnik, has hung up her racket aged 46, the Czech Billie Jean King Cup crew stated Saturday.
“She has bid farewell to skilled girls’s tennis after 29 years throughout which she had received an unimaginable 36 doubles titles,” the crew stated on Fb.
In her final WTA sport, Peschke with Slovakia’s Tereza Mihalikova misplaced to Kazakhstan’s Anna Danilina and Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus 6-3, 6-3 on the Charleston Open on Friday.
Peschke’s Wimbledon title propelled her to the primary doubles rating in 2011 — she additionally reached the 2010 French Open doubles last.
In the identical 12 months, she helped the Czech Republic win the Fed Cup title.
She was coached by her husband Torsten Peschke, whom she married in 2003.


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