Wimbledon champion Kvitova’s attacker gets eight-year sentence

FILE PHOTO: Czech Republic's tennis player Petra Kvitova reacts during a news conference after she was injured when she fought off an intruder in her home, damaging all the fingers on her playing hand, in Prague, Czech Republic December 23, 2016. REUTERS/David W Cerny/File Photo

PRAGUE (Reuters) – An attacker who stabbed two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova in her home was sentenced on Tuesday to eight years in prison by a Czech regional court, a court spokeswoman said. Kvitova suffered severe wounds to her left playing hand as she struggled with the intruder, identified by the court as Radim Zondra, […]

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