Ana Ivanovic claims maiden Grand Slam title at Roland Garros 2008

Serbia’s Ana Ivanovic defeated Dinara Safina of Russia 6-4 6-3 in Saturday’s final at the 2008 French Open to claim her first Grand Slam title. The world No.2 Ivanovic was successful at her third attempt...

Ana Ivanovic’s adidas dress for Wimbledon 2008

Many people were disappointed by adidas for not changing the look of Ana Ivanovic for the French Open. The soon-to-be world No.1 has been wearing the exact same outfit, the Neo Red Edge Dress,...

Jelena Jankovic after French Open semifinal loss: promising to “get drunk” or do “anything that makes me feel better”

World No.3 Jelena Jankovic, extremely disappointed after losing the 2008 French Open semifinal (and who wouldn’t be), didn’t hide her emotions when talking to the press. Asked what she would do to get over the...

Ana Ivanovic defeats Jelena Jankovic for her second successive French Open final

Last year’s runner-up Ana Ivanovic won a tough battle of the Serbs to advance to her third career Grand Slam final where she'll meet 13th-seeded Russian Dinara Safina who advanced with a victory over...

Dinara Safina beats Svetlana Kuznetsova, reaches Roland Garros final

Seed No.13 Dinara Safina continued her impressive run at the 2008 Roland Garros defeating compatriot Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-3 6-2 and moving into her first ever Grand Slam final. Safina was a point from defeat...

Dinara Safina, Svetlana Kuznetsova to meet in Roland Garros semifinals

This year at Roland Garros we will have an all-Serbian and an all-Russian semifinal. In the Russian semifinal Dinara Safina and Svetlana Kuznetsova will meet each other. World No.14 Safina moved into the final four...

Ana Ivanovic, Jelena Jankovic set for all-Serbian French Open semifinal

Serbian stars Ana Ivanovic and Jelena Jankovic both advanced to the 2008 French Open semifinals and will meet each other in the battle for the championship match. The last year’s finalist Ivanovic displayed perfect from...

Maria Sharapova said “Boo-hoo” on the possibility of losing No.1 ranking

World No.1 Maria Sharapova lost in the fourth round of the French Open to fellow Russian Dinara Safina, and could therefore lose the top ranking during the event to either Jelena Jankovic, Ana Ivanovic...

Maria Sharapova beaten by Dinara Safina at Roland Garros

Top seed Maria Sharapova of Russia had struggled for form in her opening three matches and eventually she fell to compatriot Dinara Safina 6-7 (6-8) 7-6 (7-5) 6-2 in the fourth round of the...

Ana Ivanovic storms into Roland Garros quarterfinals

Second seed Ana Ivanovic of Serbia practically embarrassed world No.77 Petra Cetkovska of the Czech Republic dominating throughout the match and not letting the Czech win a single game. The last year’s finalist in Paris...
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