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Ana vs Doi May 25th 2015

Ana continues her French Open campaign on Wednesday when she takes on Misaki Doi from Japan. It will be the first meeting between Ana and the world No.103.

The Japanese reached the second round by beating Petra Cetkovska 6-2, 6-3 on Sunday. It was just her fifth ever win at a Grand Slam tournament, after having one at the Australian Open (2013) and three at Wimbledon (she reached round three in 2011 and the second round last year).

Ana comes back to beat Shvedova May 24th 2015

Ana moved into the second round of the French Open as she saw off Yaroslava Shvedova from Kazakhstan 4-6, 6-2, 6-0. The seventh seed suffered difficult moments in the first set, but thereafter stamped her authority in sets two and three, ending the match with a satisfying winners-to-unforced errors count of 28-26.

Ana vs Shvedova May 23rd 2015

Ana takes on Yaroslava Shvedova in the first round of the French Open on Sunday. The 27-year-old has played the world No.65 twice before, losing their first encounter in Miami back in 2007, but she levelled the head-to-head figures three years later in Cincinnati. However, both matches were contested on a hard court surface.

Ana to meet Shvedova in Paris May 22nd 2015

Ana has been drawn to face world No.65 Yaroslava Shvedova in the opening round of the French Open, which begins on Sunday. It will be the third meeting between the pair, with victories split at one apiece.

Should she overcome the Kazakh, either Misaki Doi from Japan or world No.147 Petra Cetkovska will await in round two. 31st seed and home favourite Caroline Garcia would possibly provide a stern adversary in the third round, while Ana could meet ninth seed Ekatarina Makarova in the last 16 stage.

French Open facts May 21st 2015

Ana is set to compete in her 11th straight French Open when the year’s second Grand Slam tournament gets underway on Sunday.

Here are some notable facts and figures about Ana and the paris event:

May competition May 19th 2015

The May competition is now online, and free to enter to members of Club Ana, which is free to join.

The prize is an adidas item signed by Ana.

The winner of April competition will be announced shortly.

Madrid photos May 15th 2015

Images of Ana competing at the Mutua Madrid Open are now in the Galleries section.

Ana ousted in Gavrilova thriller May 13th 2015

After more than three hours of nail-biting tennis, Ana was upset 5-7, 7-6(2) 7-6(7) by world No.78 Daria Gavrilova in the second round of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia. Last year’s semi-finalist won one point more than her opponent, but was outplayed during the tiebreaks in both sets two and three.

Nonetheless, Ana started the encounter in fine fashion. Despite facing two break points in the opening game, her ball striking was brilliant and she was the first to get her name on the scoreboard.

Ana stays 7th May 11th 2015

Ana remains at No.7 in the latest WTA rankings, which are published today.

In the Road To Singapore Ana is 25th.

Current WTA Top 10:
 
1 Serena Williams (USA) 10,156pts
2 Simona Halep (Rou) 7,115pts
3 Maria Sharapova (Rus) 6,915pts
4 Petra Kvitova (Cze) 6,670pts
5 Caroline Wozniacki (Den) 4,940pts
6 Eugenie Bouchard (Can) 4,063pts
7 Ana Ivanovic (Srb) 3,905pts
8 Ekaterina Makarova (Rus) 3,465pts
9 Andrea Petkovic (Ger) 3,315pts

Internazionali BNL d'italia draw May 9th 2015

Ana has been drawn against either a qualifier or Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic in the second round of the Internazionali BNL d'italia, which begins in Rome on Monday.

Ana is seeded seventh and receives a first round bye. Possible opponents in the third round include No.11 Karolina Pliskovaa, Sabine Lisicki and Sloane Stephens.

Top seed Serena Williams is a possible quarter-final opponent, while No.3 Maria Sharapova could await in the semi-finals.