How Barty matches up with Kvitova

Ashleigh Barty is out to continue her Australian Open charge against Petra Kvitova.
Ashleigh Barty is out to continue her Australian Open charge against Petra Kvitova.

ASHLEIGH BARTY v PETRA KVITOVA (prefix denotes seeding):

8-KVITOVA (CZE) leads 15-BARTY (AUS) 3-0

2019 Sydney final (hard) Kvitova 1-6 7-5 7-6 (7-3)

2017 Birmingham final (grass) Kvitova 4-6 6-3 6-2

2012 French Open R128 (clay) Kvitova 6-1 6-2

ASHLEIGH BARTY

Age: 22

Ranking: 15

Plays: right-handed (two-handed backhand)

Career prize money: $US5,283,650 ($A7.36 million)

Career titles: 3

Grand slam titles: 0

Australian Open win-loss record: 8-5

Best Australian Open results: quarter-finalist 2019

PETRA KVITOVA

Age: 28

Ranking: 6

Plays: left-handed (two-handed backhand)

Career prize money: $US27,496,787 ($A38.32 million)

Career titles: 26

Grand slam titles: 2 (Wimbledon 2011, 2014)

Australian Open win-loss record: 18-9

Best Australian Open result: semi-finalist 2012

Australian Associated Press