Press & Interviews

Ana featured in GQ magazine May 9th 2009

The current issue of the United Kingdom edition of GQ magazine, the leading men's lifestyle publication, includes a profile on Ana.

Writer Andy Morris talked to Ana, among other things, about her competitive nature, winning the French Open and the gifts she receives from her supporters.

Ana on cover of Sofia in Serbia Apr 30th 2009

Ana is on the cover of Sofia, a women's lifestyle magazine, which was published in Serbia this week.

The six-page feature looks at some of Ana's off-court interests, such as her work for UNICEF, travel and her taste in clothes.

Hitting partners feature Apr 29th 2009

Ana is quoted in a feature about hitting partners that was published in the May/June issue of Britain's ACE Tennis Magazine. By kind courtesy of ACE, it is reproduced below. Please note that any views expressed are those of the author, and we do not take any responsibility for any factual errors in this text.

The silent partners

They may not get the credit of coaches, physios or nutritionists, but hitting partners are a key component to every professional’s support team…

Ana featured in Vanity Fair Apr 22nd 2009

Ana is featured over six pages in the new issue of Vanity Fair Spain, which went on sale this week.

The 21-year-old looks demure in Perry Ogden's beautiful photography, while writer Andres Aguayo enthuses about Ana's humulity wonders whether she may become "the most important marketing phenom in tennis"...

Australian "Sport & Style" feature Apr 13th 2009

Ana is featured in the inaugural edition of Sport & Style in Australia . The publication is the sister of L'Equipe's Sport & Style magazine, for which Ana took part in a photo shoot last year.

The article is reproduced below. Please note that all views expressed are those of the author and the posting of this feature does not indicate any endorsement:

Holding court: Ana Ivanovic
Jessica Halloran
April 13, 2009 - 3:26PM

Ana featured on VanityFair.com Mar 31st 2009

Ana is currently featureed on the website of the prestigious United States publication Vanity Fair. She was interviewed by writer Jessica Flint in New York last month just after the BNP Paribas Showdown exhibition. The following is an extract from the feature:

ESPN.com chat transcript Mar 2nd 2009

Ana took part in a chat with fans on ESPN.com this morning, ahead of tonight's BNP Paribas Shown in New York. The following is a transcript:

Buzzmaster: We've got Ana!

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Liz, England: Hi Ana,can you tell me how you cope with jet lag, and how long does it take you to get over jet lag?

Indside Sport cover feature Feb 22nd 2009

One of the most in-depth features on Ana ever-written appeared in the January issue of Inside Sport Magazine in Australia. By kind permission of the magazine and the author Suzi Petkovski, below is a full reproduction of it:

The Ana offensive
Too sweet to rule women’s tennis? Too nice? Too pretty? Not this Ana Ivanovic.
BY SUZI PETKOVSKI

Gulf News interview Feb 20th 2009

Ana was interviewed by the Gulf News newspaper this week, to coincide with the Barclays Dubai Tennis Championships. The following is a transcript:

As a successful tennis player it must be nice to splash out once in a while. What was the latest extravagant purchase you made?
A few months ago I bought a holiday home in Spain. I wouldn’t say it’s extravagant because it’s a good investment.

How long do you spend planning outfits for tournaments and do you test them extensively beforehand?

Australian Tennis magazine cover story Jan 12th 2009

Ana is on the cover of the current issue of Australian Tennis magazine. The feature is reproduced here:

By Vivienne Christie
‘Aussie’ Ana
She’s undoubtedly Serbia’s pride but with a special affinity for local events, Ana Ivanovic is also Australia’s joy