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Czech Republic's tennis player Petra Kvitova holds a statement for media in Prague, Czech Republic, Friday, Dec. 23, 2016. Two-time Wimbledon champion was injured Tuesday Dec. 20, 2016 when a knife-wielding intruder attacked her at her home in the town of Prostejov. Kvitova underwent nearly four hour surgery on her left hand. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

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Czech Republic's tennis player Petra Kvitova leaves after holding a statement for media in Prague, Czech Republic, Friday, Dec. 23, 2016. Two-time Wimbledon champion was injured Tuesday Dec. 20, 2016 when a knife-wielding intruder attacked her at her home in the town of Prostejov. Kvitova underwent nearly four hour surgery on her left hand. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

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Czech Republic's tennis player Petra Kvitova smiles while holding a statement for media in Prague, Czech Republic, Friday, Dec. 23, 2016. Two-time Wimbledon champion was injured Tuesday Dec. 20, 2016 when a knife-wielding intruder attacked her at her home in the town of Prostejov. Kvitova underwent nearly four hour surgery on her left hand. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

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Czech Republic's tennis player Petra Kvitova holds her hand after addressing media in Prague, Czech Republic, Friday, Dec. 23, 2016. Two-time Wimbledon champion was injured Tuesday Dec. 20, 2016 when a knife-wielding intruder attacked her at her home in the town of Prostejov. Kvitova underwent nearly four hour surgery on her left hand. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

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Czech Republic's tennis player Petra Kvitova holds a statement for media in Prague, Czech Republic, Friday, Dec. 23, 2016. Two-time Wimbledon champion was injured Tuesday Dec. 20, 2016 when a knife-wielding intruder attacked her at her home in the town of Prostejov. Kvitova underwent nearly four hour surgery on her left hand. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

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The Hand And Plastic Surgery Institute in Vysoke nad Jizerou, 125 km northeast of Prague, where Czech tennis player Petra Kvitova underwent surgery, is pictured Wednesday, Dec, 21, 2016. The surgery on the two-time Wimbledon champion's left hand was successful and she is recovering. Kvitova was injured Tuesday when a knife-wielding intruder attacked her at her home in the town of Prostejov. The attacker is still at large. (Radek Petrasek/CTK via AP) SLOVAKIA OUT

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Surgeon Radek Kebrle speaks of a surgery of Czech tennis player Petra Kvitova during a press conference in the hospital in Vysoke nad Jizerou, 125 km northeast of Prague, Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016. The surgery on the two-time Wimbledon champion's left hand was successful and she is recovering. Kvitova was injured Tuesday when a knife-wielding intruder attacked her at her home in the town of Prostejov. The attacker is still at large. (Radek Petrasek/CTK via AP) SLOVAKIA OUT

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A photograph of Czech tennis player Petra Kvitova lies on a tennis racket during a charity tennis exhibition in Brno, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016. Two-time Wimbledon champion Kvitova had to cancel the event because she has been injured during an attack in her flat in the Czech Republic. Kvitova’s spokesman Karel Tejkal said Tuesday Dec. 20, 2016. She suffered a left hand injury and has been treated by doctors. (Vaclav Salek/CTK via AP) SLOVAKIA OUT

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A woman crosses a street in front of the house where Czech tennis player Petra Kvitova has been attatcked and injured in her flat in Prostejov, 260 kilometres east of Prague, on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016. Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has been injured during an attack in her flat. Kvitova’s spokesman Karel Tejkal says Tuesday Dec. 20, 2016 Kvitova suffered a left hand injury and has been treated by doctors. (Ludek Perina/CTK via AP)

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FILE - This is a Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016 file photo of Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic, clenches her left hand as she reacts after winning a point against Daria Gavrilova of Australia during their second round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia. Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has been injured by a knife-wielding attacker at her home on Tuesday Dec. 20, 2016. The player's spokesman, Karel Tejkal, says Kvitova suffered a left hand injury and has been treated by doctors.(AP Photo/Aaron Favila, File)

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FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2016 file picture Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova returns the ball to France's Caroline Garcia during the Fed Cup final in Strasbourg, eastern France. Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has been injured during an attack in her flat in the Czech Republic. Kvitova’s spokesman Karel Tejkal says Tuesday Dec. 20, 2016 Kvitova suffered a left hand injury and has been treated by doctors. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias,file)

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FILE - In this May 25, 2016 file picture Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic reacts as she plays Taiwan's Su-Wei Hsieh during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris. Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has been injured during an attack in her flat in the Czech Republic. Kvitova’s spokesman Karel Tejkal saidTuesday Dec. 20, 2016 Kvitova suffered a left hand injury and has been treated by doctors. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena,file)

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FILE - In this May 27, 2016 file photo, Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic serves in her third round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Shelby Rogers of the U.S. at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris. Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has been injured during an attack in her flat in the Czech Republic. Kvitova’s spokesman Karel Tejkal says Tuesday Dec. 20, 2016 Kvitova suffered a left hand injury and has been treated by doctors. (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File)

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Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands returns a ball to Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic during the singles first round match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Tuesday June 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

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Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic celebrates after defeating Eugenie Bouchard of Canada in the women's singles final at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Saturday, July 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

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Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic celebrates after defeating Lucie Safarova of Czech Republic in their women’s singles semifinal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Thursday, July 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)

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Venus Williams of U.S. gestures during her women's singles match against Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Friday, June 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Sang Tan)

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Venus Williams of U.S. gestures during her women's singles match against Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Friday, June 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Sang Tan)

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Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova returns the ball to Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic during their third round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Saturday, May 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler)

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Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic, serves the ball to Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova during their third round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Saturday, May 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler)