She had never lost her opener in Melbourne prior to this. Bivša srpska teniserka Jelena Janković već duže ima vilu u San Dijegu koju pokušava da proda, ali u tome ne uspeva. Janković then lost in the final to Lindsay Davenport in three sets.  She has two brothers, Marko and Stefan. Jelena Janković is a famous Serbian tennis player, who was born on February 28, 1985. Janković had successful nose surgery immediately after Madrid to correct a breathing problem.  That would be their last meeting in a WTA Tour match until the 2013 Australian Open, where Ivanovic prevailed in the third round. 10, the lowest it had been since the beginning of 2007. She faced sixth seed Angelique Kerber in the second round but lost in three sets. In the final, Janković won her second title of the year, defeating world No. Janković won at the LA Women's Tennis Championships in 2006 in straight sets, and Serena won at the Australian Open in 2007. And as a top 10 seed at a Grand Slam for the first time since 2011 French Open, Janković made it to the round of 16 for the first time at the US Open since her run to the final in 2008 after beating Madison Keys, Alisa Kleybanova, and Kurumi Nara, all in straight sets. Janković then travelled to Tokyo for the Pan Pacific Open. Serena improved to 6–0 record since it was 4–4. At the final of the 2013 Family Circle Cup, Charleston, Serena won in three sets. However, given the fact that six of her fifteen titles have come on clay, this could also be considered her best surface. Janković finished 2004 ranked no. Janković's ups and downs are often caused by her fragile mindset (see US Open 2006 vs Henin), and they have resulted in her being nicknamed 'Queen Chaos. The following fortnight, Janković reached her first final of the year at the Miami Masters, losing to Serena Williams in three sets.. in 2008. On the red clay at Bogotá, Janković made it to the finals, where she failed to defend her title against Caroline Garcia.  Janković then dominated Coco Vandeweghe in her third-round match; she only conceded one game. They are known as confident, entitled, and depressed. Janković did eventually replace Ivanovic as the world No. She then competed at Toronto, and lost to eventual finalist Sorana Cîrstea in the third round. With the win, her ranking also went back to world No. She reached the semifinals of the Generali Ladies Linz tournament, falling to Petra Kvitová. Jankovic senenin son turnuvası olan Yıl Sonu Şampiyonasına'sına Dünya 1 numarası olarak katıldı. Simona Halep, Out! At Stuttgart, Janković upset Samantha Stosur in the first round, before losing to Sabine Lisicki in the second. Time magazine called them “The Me Me Me Generation” because they want it all. Janković appeared on her way to victory in this second round meeting at 6–1, 4–1 up before Williams came racing back to win a 2nd set tiebreak and force a decider, which she proceeded to win 6–1 en route to the quarterfinals. 9, Angelique Kerber, to reach the semifinals where she lost to world No. Previously, Janković had endorsed Anta and Reebok sportswear, and had her own line with them for her tournament wear. Jelena Jankovic was born on February 28, 1985 in Belgrade, Serbia, Yugoslavia. At the Australian Open, Janković, seeded eighth, lost to 31st seed Alona Bondarenko in the third round. She reached the semifinals again, losing to Vera Zvonareva in three sets. They’ve been together for approximately 12 years, 4 months, and 20 days. Janković's next tournament was the Sony Ericsson Open where she lost to Andrea Petkovic in the quarterfinals. Two years later, in the semifinal of the 2010 Internazionali BNL d'Italia Janković won in three sets, saving match point in doing so and coming back from 5–2 down in the final set tie-break. Jelena Janković is a Serbian professional tennis player who was ranked world no. She traveled to Indian Wells for the BNP Paribas Open. Mla?an Janovi? 1 had she reached the final. To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended. Janković played the two Premier Mandatory events during the North American hard-court swing at Indian Wells and Miami. Her poor form continued at the Australian Open, losing in the second round against Peng Shuai. Janković's final event of the year was the Tour Championships, where she qualified for the fourth consecutive year, as the sixth seed. However, she has put her course of study on indefinite hold as she continues to pursue her tennis career. View the profiles of people named Jankovic Jelena. During the Eighties, Berlin Wall crumbled, new computer technologies emerged and blockbuster movies and MTV reshaped pop culture.  The following week, Janković played at the Dubai Tennis Championships. 1 Serena Williams. Seeded nineteenth, she received a bye into the second round and beat Carina Witthöft in straight sets. She is one of nine players who won a 6–0 set against Serena: Alexia Dechaume-Balleret, Mary Joe Fernández, Justine Henin, Patty Schnyder, Venus Williams, Anabel Medina Garrigues, Simona Halep) and Johanna Konta. She likes to spin it in on the first and second serve which can lead to her getting broken many times in matches. Jelena Jankovic Fans Also Viewed . As a result, she dropped out of top 10 for the first time since early 2007. At the Australian Open in 2008 quarterfinal, Janković won in two sets. Janković would have reclaimed the world No. Janković turned her fortunes around by reaching the finals of Aegon Classic 2012, losing to Melanie Oudin. Janković was the tenth seed at the French Open. She went into the French Open among the favorites, following the sudden retirement of four-time champion Justine Henin. Janković started the second leg of the Sunshine Swing in Miami with a first-round loss in a third set tiebreak to Yaroslava Shvedova. 17 in the world, her highest ranking at that time, losing to 16-year-old Nicole Vaidišová in straight sets. The following week, at the Medibank International in Sydney, Janković defeated world No.  She was defeated in the second round by sixth seed Sam Stosur. The couple started dating in 2008. Is Jelena Jankovic married or single, who is she dating now and previously? Janković's next tournament was the Sony Ericsson Open, where she was seeded seventh. 4. Janković's form tailed off following the US Open. Jelena is turning 36 years old in . 4). At the end of the year she had won 72 matches in a solar year, a true record of the WTA. The third match in this streak was the final of the Kremlin Cup, which was the third consecutive title won by Janković in a stretch which also included titles in Beijing and Stuttgart. Discover the net worth of Jelena Jankovic on CelebsMoney or at NetWorthStatus. Kuznetsova ended up outlasting Janković in the third set 9–7 in what is currently the third-longest main draw match in Australian Open history. Janković then traveled to New York to play in the US Open, where she was seeded fourth.  Bad results continued in January, including a first-round loss at the Australian Open to Timea Bacsinszky. Sport AO: Srbi ponovo 3/3. On December 17, 2020 at 11:55pm ET / December 18, 2020 at 4:55 AM GMT, we'll be unavailable for a few … First Name Jelena #7.  She was then defeated in the third round by Barbora Strýcová. She made it to the quarterfinal at Internazionali BNL d'Italia where she was defeated by Simona Halep after she missed two matchpoints. Janković wasn't seeded and Serena won in two sets before going on to win the gold medal. , A prominent rivalry in women's tennis was the one between Janković and fellow Fed Cup teammate and Serbian compatriot Ana Ivanovic.  In February, Janković won her first title in three years at Bogotá, defeating Paula Ormaechea in straight sets. Her next scheduled tournament was the Dubai Tennis Championships where she lost to Vera Zvonareva in the third round. She is a Montenegrin Sports Figure. 1, Amélie Mauresmo. Bartoli hit 34 winners, compared to Janković's 17 and won 81 percent of her first serve points, compared to Janković's 56 percent. In Miami, Janković fell in her opening match for the second straight year when she was defeated by Victoria Azarenka. At Roland Garros, Janković was seeded sixth and she reached the fourth round where she lost to Errani again. In August, she participated in Montreal as the seventh seed. This results meant she entered the top 5 in the world rankings for the first time.  Janković's strong start to the year meant that some considered her a title threat at the Australian Open; however, she was eliminated in the fourth round by the eventual champion Serena Williams, who was ranked 81st in the world at the time. It was the second year in a row that Janković lost in the opening round of Wimbledon. Şarapova, yaşadığı omuz sakatlığı sonrası dünya klasmanında ilk 20'ye veda etti 13 Nisan 2009 itibarıyla klasmanda 53. sırada bulunuyor. At the Wuhan Open, Janković defeated Heather Watson in the first round in three sets. 12. The surgery prevented her from practicing for three weeks. The previous day, Janković and Ana Ivanovic had won their single matches. She won the 2007 Wimbledon Mixed Doubles title with Jamie Murray. The Russian had then beaten the Serb in their last five meetings.  In a match that lasted three sets and saw one player try to gain authority over the other, Ivanovic prevailed; the result saw Ivanovic claim the world No. 1, Mauresmo, in a third set tiebreak. Serena won in three sets. Jelena Janković is a defensive baseliner, and is often regarded as a counterpuncher. 1 Henin in three sets both in the semifinals of the J&S Cup in Warsaw and the quarterfinals of the German Open (failing to hold a 4–0 lead in the third set in the latter), Janković won her second career Tier I title at the Rome Masters, defeating second-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova in the final.  It was only Janković's third (and most recent to date) victory against Ivanovic, after previously winning in 2006 and 2008. 2, Victoria Azarenka, in three sets. 14:30 16.01.2014 Sport. At the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati, Janković defeated Victoria Azarenka and Elena Dementieva (saving four match points). Kurz vor dem Start der US Open 2007 besuchte die 3. Olympic Committee of Serbia declared her the sportswoman of the year. At the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix, she reached the semifinals after recording wins over Mona Barthel, Flavia Pennetta and Alisa Kleybanova. 1:47. StarGamesTV 8,087 views. Pisces.  Seeded nineteenth at the Australian Open, Janković won her first-round match against Polona Hercog. At the China Open in Beijing, she reached the final for the first time since 2008, defeating Tokyo champion Petra Kvitová en route. 1 again during the fall in the midst of winning three consecutive tournaments. 2 in the world (when Janković had dropped to world no.  At the Mallorca Open, Janković was defeated in the first round by third seed and defending champion Caroline Garcia.