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Kvitova beats Bouchard for second Wimbledon title

London, England (SportsNetwork.com) – Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic claimed her second Wimbledon title in four years with a straight-set victory over rising Canadian star Eugenie Bouchard in Saturday’s women’s final at the All England Club.

The sixth-seeded Kvitova cruised past Bouchard, the No. 13 seed, by a 6-3, 6-0 margin in 55 minutes on Centre Court.

The 6-foot Kvitova captured her only other Grand Slam championship by beating Maria Sharapova in the 2011 Wimbledon final.

Bouchard appeared in her first-ever Grand Slam final.

It was the first Grand Slam final between two players born in the 1990s. Kvitova is 24, Bouchard 20.

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