Bring back the Petko Dance!

Andrea Petkovic has energized the women's tennis scene with her fun and spontaneous hip-shaking celebration, the Petko Dance. Petkovic announced after Monday's win over top-ranked Caroline Wozniacki that she will retire the dance following this week's WTA event. espnW's Amanda Rykoff officially starts the petition to bring back the Petko Dance.

Updated: March 29, 2011, 3:42 PM ET
By Amanda Rykoff

Consider this the official petition to Bring Back The Petko Dance.

What am I talking about? We first witnessed tennis player Andrea Petkovic's hip-shaking celebration when she broke it out after a victory at last year's U.S. Open. It was such a sensation, fans started to learn the dance thanks to Petkovic's video blog teaching the steps to anybody who clicked. Yes, she's a tennis player who does video blogs for her fans. The Petko Dance is fun, silly and totally unexpected, ...

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