The latest news about Ana!

Ana advances to quarters Apr 24th 2014

Ana is into the last eight of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, courtesy of a 1-6, 6-2, 6-3 win over Germany's Julia Goerges.

"Julia is a very good player and very streaky - she started off so well," said Ana.

"I didn't feel I did many things wrong in that first set, she was just playing very well. I don't think she had any unforced errors, to be honest, and she had a lot of winners. But I knew I had to stay positive and calm.

Ana sweeps into round two Apr 23rd 2014

Ana reached the second round of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart thanks to a commanding 6-1, 6-3 victory over Germany's Sabine Lisicki.

Ana's straight sets defeat of the world No.14 extends her win-loss record against top 20-ranked players this season to 8-2.

"I'm obviously very happy with my performance today," said Ana.

"It was a tough match for me, so I really came on the court sharp, started really well, served well. I was consistent throughout the whole match. I stuck with the tactics we had and was very pleased with my performance.

All-Serbian meeting in Stuttgart Apr 21st 2014

Ana has been drawn to face compatriot and No.5 seed Jelena Jankovic in the first round of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix, which begins in Stuttgart on Monday.

12th-ranked Ana has missed out on a seeding by just one ranking spot, with world No.11 Sara Errani the eighth seed in Germany.

Ana leads her countrywoman Jankovic 8-3 in previous career meetings. On clay it's 2-1 to Ana, while the pair's last meeting was a 7-5, 6-3 victory for Ana at the 2013 Australian Open.

Ana defeats Halep but Serbia loses Fed Cup tie Apr 20th 2014

Ana scored an impressie win for Serbia in the Fed Cup World Group II Play-off against Romania as she beat world No.5 Simona Halep 6-3, 7-6(2) in the third rubber. However, the home side clinched a 3-1 win as Sorana Cirstea, who defeated Ana yesterday, beat Bojana Jovanovski 6-3, 6-7(7), 6-3 in the fourth rubber.

Ana falls to Fed Cup defeat Apr 19th 2014

Ana lost 6-3, 1-6, 2-6 to world No.27 Sorana Cirstea as Serbia fell 1-0 behind in its Fed Cup tie against Romania.

The second rubber in Bucharest was suspended overnight with Romanian No.1 Simona Halep leading Serbian No.2 Bojana Jovanovski 3-1.

Provided the bad weather clears, the match will resume on Sunday, before Ana takes on Halep in the third rubber.

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Fed Cup preview Apr 18th 2014

Ana leads Serbia in its Fed Cup World Group II Play-Off against Romania in Bucharest at the weekend.

World No.12 Ana is the Serbian No.1 and will take on Romanian No.2 Sorana Cirstea - Ana's best friend - in the opening singles rubber on Saturday.

Afterwards, Romanian No.1 Simona Halep, the world No.5, will take on Serbia's Bojana Jovanovski.

On Sunday Ana is set to take on Halep in the third rubber, with Cirstea facing Jovanovski.

Ana enters Linz Apr 17th 2014

Ana has confirmed her participation in the Generali Ladies Linz, which takes place in Austria during October 6-12.

Historically, the indoor International event is one of Ana's most successful events: she won it in 2008 and 2010 and was in the final last year, where she lost to top seed Angelique Kerber.

Following the announcement of her entries into Birmingham and Tokyo, Ana’s 2014 schedule looks to be nearly complete.

Ana to return to Tokyo Apr 15th 2014

Ana will compete in the Toray Pan Pacific Open this year. The tournament, which is under new management, will take place during September 15-21.

The field has halved to 28 players and the event now runs one week earlier.

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April competition Apr 13th 2014

The April competition is currently open, and free to enter to members of Club Ana, which is free to join.

There will be two prize winners, each receiving a personalized, signed photo of Ana.

Ana set for Birmingham Apr 11th 2014

Ana will take part in the AEGON Classic in Birmingham this summer. The 26-year-old will make her third appearance at the event, following her semi-final finish in 2011.

The tournament takes place at the newly revamped Edgbaston Priory Club during June 9-15. It begins the day after the men’s Roland Garros final.

"I had a good run there last time," said Ana. "I hope to go at least one step further this year."

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