World No. 2 Karolina Pliskova Kicks Off 2020 Season with Perfect Week in Brisbane

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(FILA Luxembourg S.à r.l.) - FILA sponsored tennis player and World No. 2 Karolina Pliskova kicked off her 2020 season at the Brisbane International this week by successfully capturing her second straight title at the event and third overall. The Czech knocked off the No. 8-seeded American Madison Keys in a three-set final 6-4, 4-6, 7-5 for her 16th career WTA title.
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Down a set and a break in the match, Keys was able to rally to force a deciding set, but Pliskova ultimately held on for the victory. She faced tough opponents all week, defeating Ajla Tomljanovic, Alison Riske and World No. 4 Naomi Osaka en route to the final. With her title this week, Pliskova now owns the tournament record for most titles at the event with three (2017, 2019, 2020).
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