Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Rafael Nadal wins opener in straight sets Down Under

...and fresh." Of course, it's a nice feeling to have that victory, but you have to start from scratch."No. 5 Ana Ivanovic, who lost the Brisbane final to Sharapova on Jan. 10, was the highest-ranked of the first-round losers, serving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-19/rafael-nadal-wins-op
Serena Williams will open Australian Open against Belgian Alison Van Uytvanck

...second-seeded Maria Sharapova, who plays a qualifier in the first round, could meet Eugenie Bouchard in the quarterfinals and Ana Ivanovic, whom she beat in the Brisbane International final last weekend, in the semis.Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-16/serena-williams-will
Overtime

...and earned the year-end No. 1 ranking without hitting a ball on Friday.Williams' fortune was at the expense of Ana Ivanovic and Maria Sharapova. Ivanovic had a shot at reaching the semis, and Sharapova had a slimmer chance at the top ranking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-24/overtime
Serena Williams hits back at Russian tennis official over televised remarks

...Williams in the Red Group with 23-year-old Simona Halep and 20-year-old Eugenie Bouchard and the more experienced Ana Ivanovic, the only one of her three opponents ever to beat her.Williams said doctors only allowed her to start hitting the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-10-19/serena-williams-hits
Caroline Wozniacki makes Pan Pacific Open final

...when her opponent sent a forehand wide on match point.Wozniacki, who won here in 2010, will meet third-seeded Ana Ivanovic in today's final. Ivanovic ousted top-seeded Angelique Kerber 7-5, 6-3.Muguruza had beaten Wozniacki in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-09-20/caroline-wozniacki-makes-pan-paci
For US Open stylist to stars, 'hair is power'

...chair.Farel proudly posts pictures on Twitter of his interactions with the game's biggest stars. He recalls how Ana Ivanovic, "a very pretty girl," let him add her first hint of highlights. How Djokovic confided his team's training secrets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-07/us-open-stylist-stars-hair-power
Serena rolls after slow start, reaches semifinals

...She hasn't dropped a set, but she also has not had to face No. 3 Petra Kvitova, No. 7 Eugenie Bouchard, No. 8 Ana Ivanovic, No. 16 Azarenka or No. 24 Sam Stosur ? the last player to beat Williams at the U.S. Open, in the 2011 final...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-03/serena-rolls-after-s
Serena Williams reaches final at Western & Southern Open

...Dane for the eighth time in nine career matches. In the final today, Williams will face ninth-seeded Ana Ivanovic in the final. Ana Ivanovic beat fifth-seeded Maria Sharapova 6-2, 5-7, 7-5 in a night match.In the first men's semifinal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-16/serena-williams-reac
Serena Williams finally breaks through at Western & Southern Open

...it so convincingly that she's thinking another title could be coming soon.Williams needed only 62 minutes to beat Ana Ivanovic 6-4, 6-1 on Sunday in the Western & Southern Open for a personal breakthrough. She'd never even reached the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-17/serena-williams-fina
Serena Williams draws up-and-coming teen Taylor Townsend in opener at U.S. Open

...match," she said after Thursday's draw ceremony.If she makes the quarterfinals, she could meet eighth-seeded Ana Ivanovic, who beat her at the Australian Open. Wimbledon champ Petra Kvitova could await in the semifinals.Kvitova, though...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-21/serena-williams-draw