The latest news about Ana!

Ana vs Lisicki Feb 16th 2015

Ana takes on world No.28 Sabine Lisicki in the second round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Tuesday.

It will be the fifth meeting between the pair, with Ana leading the head-to-head series 3-1. All four matches took place last season, with Ana winning the last two encounters - both on hard courts - in straight sets. She lost to the German at Wimbledon in June.

Ana is seeded fourth here and received a first round bye, while Lisicki advanced to round two with a 6-3, 6-4 victory over 61st-ranked Monica Niculescu.

Dubai draw Feb 14th 2015

Ana is seeded fourth at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, which begin on Sunday. She receives a bye in round one.

In the second round Ana will take on either Sabine Lisicki or Monica Niculescu. 17th seed Karolina Pliskova is a possible third round adversary.

In the quarter-finals Ana is seeded to meet eighth seed Venus Williams, while in the last four she may face second seed Petra Kvitova.

Ana stars in UNICEF anti-hate speech campaign Feb 12th 2015

Ana appears in a UNICEF Serbia campaign against online bullying that was launched this week.

The UNICEF National Ambassador can be seen in a video message urging youngsters to exercise caution online.

The campaign is subtitled #Prvo razmisli (#ThinkFirst).

Click here to visit Ana's Facebook page and view the video.


Ana looks ahead to Dubai Feb 8th 2015

Ana has been practising this week as she prepares for her next tournament, the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, which begin one week from today. It will be her first outing since losing in the first round of the Australian Open, prior to which she suffered a broken toe.

"I can't wait to get back on the court," said Ana.

January competition winner Feb 6th 2015

The winner of the January competition is Kostas Vlachogiannis from Greece. He correctly gave "2006" as the answer to the question, "In which year did Ana partner with adidas?"

Congratulations to him, he wins an adidas item signed by Ana.

The February competition is currently open.

Photo: Christopher Levy

February competition launched Feb 4th 2015

The February competition is now online. It is free to enter to members of Club Ana.

The prize is an adidas item signed by Ana.

Rankings update Feb 2nd 2015

Ana has slipped one place to No.6 in the latest WTA rankings, which are published today.
In the Road To Singapore, the standings that determine the qualifiers for the WTA Championships, Ana is 15th.
Current WTA Top 10:
1 Serena Williams (USA) 9,776pts
2 Maria Sharapova (Rus) 8,210pts
3 Simona Halep (Rou) 6,571pts
4 Petra Kvitova (Cze) 6,480pts
5 Caroline Wozniacki (Den) 4,565pts
6 Ana Ivanovic (Srb) 4,425pts
7 Eugenie Bouchard (Can) 4,365pts

Injury update Feb 1st 2015

Ana has begun working in the gym as she attempts to recover from a broken toe, which she sustained prior to the Australian Open.

If her rehabilitation goes according to plan, she should be back on the practice court within the next week, with the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships set to start in 14 days.

Ana set for Tokyo defence Jan 30th 2015

Ana has entered the Toray Pan Pacific Open, which takes place in Tokyo during September 21-27. She is the defending champion at the $1,000,000 event.

With this entry, Ana's 2015 schedule is finalized, although more tournaments may be added.

Ana to make Birmingham return Jan 28th 2015

Ana has entered the AEGON Classic in Birmingham, a grass court event that takes places two weeks before Wimbledon.

Ana is the defending champion at the $731,000 event: she won it last year for the loss of just 21 games.

Photo: Christopher Levy