• Petra Kvitova, of the Czech Republic, hits a backhand against Lucie Safarova, also of the Czech Republic, during the finals of the Connecticut Open tennis tournament in New Haven, Conn., on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Fred Beckham)

    Petra Kvitova wins 2nd straight New Haven final

    NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Second-seeded Petra Kvitova won her second straight Connecticut Open title Saturday, beating fourth-seeded Lucie Safarova 6-7 (6), 6-2, 6-2 in the all-Czech Republic final.

  • Petra Kvitova, of the Czech Republic, reaches for a forehand shot during a semifinal against Caroline Wozniacki, of Denmark, at the Connecticut Open tennis tournament in New Haven, Conn., on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Fred Beckham)

    Petra Kvitova Lucie Safarova advance to New Haven final

    NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Second-seeded Petra Kvitova beat third-seeded Caroline Wozniacki 7-5, 6-1 on Friday night to reach the Connecticut Open final for the fourth consecutive year.