Jelena Jankovic

Jankovic sends Kvitova tumbling out of Wimbledon

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LONDON - A woman who once fumed she "needed a helicopter" to go on a Wimbledon court she called a "parking lot" could not have been happier with her surroundings on Saturday as Jelena Jankovic sent holder Petra Kvitova spinning out.

Bewildered Kvitova humbled by resurgent Jankovic

LONDON - Petra Kvitova's reign as Wimbledon champion ended on Saturday against a former world number one who upset the form book to register a shock third-round victory on a sun-drenched Centre Court.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 04 Jul 2015

Tough first week in store for Djokovic

LONDON - Defending champion Novak Djokovic will have to hit the ground running at Wimbledon next week after being given a tricky route into the second week of the grasscourt grand slam.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 26 Jun 2015

Djokovic battles through to Rome quarter-finals

ROME - Novak Djokovic had to fight back from a set down to beat Thomaz Bellucci and reach the Italian Open quarter-finals on Thursday while Rafa Nadal produced an "almost perfect" display to despatch John Isner.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 14 May 2015

Serena's 700th win sets up Halep semi

MIAMI - World number one Serena Williams overcame a dreadful second set to beat Germany's Sabine Lisicki 7-6(4) 1-6 6-3 on Wednesday for her 700th career win and a berth in the Miami Open semi-finals.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 01 Apr 2015

Azarenka through at Miami to face Jankovic

MIAMI - Two-times Miami Open winner Victoria Azarenka defeated Spain's Silvia Soler-Espinosa 6-1 6-3 on Wednesday to set up a second round meeting with Serbia's Jelena Jankovic.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 25 Mar 2015

Hard for Halep to think of top spot while Serena rules

MIAMI - World number three Simona Halep says it is hard to imagine reaching the top of the world rankings as long as Serena Williams is playing the game but believes she has what it takes to win a grand slam.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 24 Mar 2015

Halep battles back to claim Indian Wells crown

INDIAN WELLS, California - Simona Halep won the BNP Paribas title with a 2-6 7-5 6-4 victory over former world number one Jelena Jankovic in a pulsating final at Indian Wells on Sunday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 22 Mar 2015

Halep battles back to claim Indian Wells crown

INDIAN WELLS, California - Romania's Simona Halep won the BNP Paribas title with a 2-6 7-5 6-4 comeback victory over Serbia's Jelena Jankovic in an exciting final at Indian Wells on Sunday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 22 Mar 2015

Williams withdraws at Indian Wells, Jankovic tops Lisicki

INDIAN WELLS, California - Serena Williams withdrew before the start of her BNP Paribas Open semi-final on Friday due to a knee problem, cutting short her return to the event following a 14-year boycott.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 21 Mar 2015
Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Radek Stepanek of Czech Republic during their match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in Flushing Meadows in New York, in this August 31, 2008 file photo.  REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

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