Alcaraz advanced to the third round for the second straight year, beating Alexandre Muller 6-4, 7-6 (2), 6-3, while Sabalenka defeated Varvara Gracheva 2-6, 7-5, 6-2.
Kvitová saved three of the four break points she faced and converted four of her five opportunities as she won the match in 1 hour, 41 minutes for her sixth title on grass.
The third-seeded Garcia was made to fight hard till she made the decisive break at 4-3 in the second set. The French player saved the three break points she faced and converted two from 13 opportunities.
The 33-year-old Czech, who beat Aliaksandra Sasnovich 6-2, 6-2, has only reached one other Grand Slam final, losing to Naomi Osaka in the final of the 2019 Australian Open.
Sabalenka, the Australian Open champion from Belarus, was beaten 6-2 7-6 (2) by Veronika Kudermetova despite improving after an error-strewn start. Gauff lost 6-4 6-0 to Ekaterina Alexandrova.
The 33-year-old Kvitova, 10 years older than her opponent, snapped Rybakina’s 13-match winning streak and halted her bid to win the Sunshine Double (Indian Wells and Miami Open).
After watching Swiatek beat Karolina Muchova in the final at Roland Garros, French Open tournament director Amelie Mauresmo said she thinks the Polish player has what it takes to thrive at the All England Club.
This was Kasatkina's first win over her Czech challenger. The last time they faced each other was on clay in 2018 with Kvitova winning 6-4 6-0.
The 32-year-old Kvitova, who won at the All England Club in 2011 and 2014, relied on a powerful serve in her 6-3, 7-5 win over the reigning Wimbledon champion.
Ruud had a successful 2022, rising as high as No. 2 in world rankings before ending the year at No. 3 after reaching the championship match at the ATP finals.
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