The latest news about Ana!

Ana vs Svitolina May 28th 2014

Ana will take on world No.33 Elina Svitolina in the second round of the French Open on Thursday. The 11th seed boasts a 3-0 head-to-head record gainst the Ukrainian, although the pair have never before met on clay.

Ana passes first hurdle May 27th 2014

Ana coasted into the second round of the French Open by beating world No.43 Caroline Garcia 6-1, 6-3 in just 67 minutes. Although the match was billed as one of the most intriguing opening round clashes in the women’s draw, the home player was never able to produce her best tennis against the solid 11th seed.

Ana vs Garcia May 25th 2014

Ana starts her French Open campaign when she takes on world No.46 Caroline Garcia in the opening round on Tuesday. It will be the first meeting between the pair.
Garcia is a 20-year-old Frenchwoman and one of the fastest-rising stars on the WTA circuit. She ended last season ranked No. 75, but has already risen 29 spots during the first months of the year.

Ana opens against Garcia May 23rd 2014

Ana has been drawn to face world No.46 Caroline Garcia of France in the first round of the French Open, which begins in Paris on Sunday.

Ana's tie against the fast-rising 20-year-old looks like being one of the highlights of the first round, considering the home support Garcia will receive, and her recent results - she has already climbed 29 places in the rankings this season.

If she reaches round two, Ana will take on either Croatian Petra Martic or Elina Svitolina of the Ukraine.

Ana "smashes the silence" at adidas Paris store May 22nd 2014

Ana visited one of adidas' flagship stores yesterday, on Paris' Champ-Elysees, to take part in a fun event called "Smash the Silence".

Alongside fellow adidas athletes Andy Murray, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Simona Halep, Ana was challenged with hitting and smashing a number of glass targets within a 90-second period. The 26-year-old completed the task with just a second or two to spare!

Later Ana gave several interviews and signed autographs.

Ana makes flood relief donation May 20th 2014

Ana, a UNICEF Serbia National Ambassador, visited the UNICEF offices in Belgrade today, where she donated 1 million dinars (approximately $11,791) to the relief fund for those affected by the recent flooding in Serbia.

Ana up to 12th May 19th 2014

Ana's run to the semi-finals of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia in Rome last week has seen her rise to No.12 in the rankings.

At one stage of the tournament, Ana was potentially just one victory away from a return to the top 10 for the first time in five years.

As it happens, she has secured a top 12 seeding for Roland Garros, which begins on Sunday.

In the Road to Singapore Singles Leaderboard, the standings that determine the eight qualifiers for the season-ending WTA Championships, Ana remains seventh.
 

May competition May 18th 2014

The May competition is now online. The prize is an adidas item signed by Ana.

Entry is free and the deadline for answers is 31 May.

Ana loses to Serena in three May 17th 2014

Ana pushed world No.1 Serena Williams to three sets but was unable to avert a 6-1, 3-6, 6-1 defeat in the semi-finals of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia in Rome. The 26-year-old often showed flashes of her fine form but eventually fell short to the majestical American in one hour and 36 minutes.
 

Ana hangs tough, reaches semis May 16th 2014

Ana showed all her powers of determination as she held off a brilliant challenge by world No.14 Carla Suarez Navarro in the quarter-finals of the BNL Internazionali d'Italia in Rome. The 11th seed triumphed 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 in two hours and 18 minutes.
 
If Ana's 6-1, 6-4 victory over Maria Sharapova yesterday was spectacular, today's match was more of a test of nerve. Suarez Navarro displayed supreme consistency and served superbly - especially in the final set, when her first serve percentage was 72 - but Ana was able to match it.