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JELENA JANKOVIC RUMORS

Video: Tennis announcer scolds Jelena Jankovic

In tennis circles, Jelena Jankovic is known for her constant talking and complaining throughout matches. During the quarterfinals against Serena Williams at the Dubai Duty Free Championships last Thursday, Jankovic had an exchange with the chair umpire and got upset at what she perceived as Williams stalling on match point.  It got to the point where announcer David Mercer had...
Via Awful Announcing
February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Serena Williams, Jelena Jankovic get into it again

Serena Williams and Jelena Jankovic got into it again Thursday during their quarterfinal match at the Dubai Championship over Jankovic supposedly serving before Williams was ready to receive. Williams won the match 6-2, 6-2, and the issue came up when Jankovic was serving down 2-5 in the second set. Jankovic had an exchange with chair […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 21, 2014  |  1 Comment

Jankovic cracks jokes at Australian Open

After her third win over a Japanese opponent in three rounds, Jelena Jankovic felt like rattling off a few jokes about Japan. It's like ''I'm playing the Japanese Open. It's not the Aussie Open for me,'' Jankovic laughed, when the issue first came up during her on-court interview. The former No. 1-ranked Jankovic beat Kurumi Nara 6-4, 7-5 in the third...
Via AP on Fox
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Sunset on the season and Jelena Jankovic is tickled pink (and orange).

Jelena Jankovic brought the 2013 tennis season to a close in blazing color. No somber hues for this sunny tennista. Hey, even Mother Nature wears brights in the fall. Pictured on JJ is Fila's Fall Baseline Dress. The curve creating color block design is very current (I just saw those at Macy's); the vibrant orange/pink combo however is all Fila. Cute side pleats at the bottom...
Via Tennis Identity
October 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Na beats Jankovic at WTA

Li Na outlasted former doubles partner Jelena Jankovic 6-3, 2-6, 6-3 on Thursday for her second victory in two matches at the WTA Championships. The key to the error-filled match full of long rallies was Li's break of serve in the third set for a 4-3 lead. The fourth-seeded Li has a 2-0 record in her group and looks likely to advance to the semifinals for the first time. The...
Via AP on Fox
October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Fashion Hit: Jelena Jankovic Debuts New Fila Tennis Dress in Miami

March 23, 2013 — On Friday evening at the Sony Open in Miami, world No. 24 Jelena Jankovic debuted FILA’s new tennis dress created by its first Facebook design contest winner, Samantha Swank. The flirty pink design melts into a white border, and (our favorite part!) the back of the dress is apparently inspired by the human spine. The flattering feminine lines combined with...
Via Tennis Grand Stand
March 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Jelena Jankovic debuts Fila's new Carwash dress.

Jelena Jankovic debuted the new Fila Heritage Carwash tennis dress yesterday in Indian Wells. Sassy little drop skirt on this one. What look like pleats are really strips of fabric that sway and bounce as you move on court, just like the carwash before it went touch free. Unique place for a fashion brainstorm ehh? Left is the dress in white without the sweater. It has a t-back and...
Via Tennis Identity
March 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Jankovic Wins First Tournament Since 2010 Indian Wells

(February 24, 2013) Jelena Jankovic won her first tournament since Indian Wells in 2010, claiming the Copa Claro tennis event in Bogotá, Colombia with a win Paula Ormaechea of Argentina 6-1, 6-2. The Serbian snapped a five–match losing streak in finals in winner her 13th WTA title. “I had a wonderful week here. It’s been an amazing experience. I’m so happy I was able to...
Via Tennis Panorama
February 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Jankovic falls to qualifier in Cali

Qualifier Chan Yung-Jan of Taiwan saved two match points and rallied for a 6-7 (4), 7-6 (8), 7-5 win over third-seeded Jelena Jankovic to advance to the semifinals of the Mercury Insurance Open on Friday. After holding off two match points to win the second-set tiebreaker, Chan ran off three straight games to take a 5-2 lead in the third. However, Jankovic tied the match at 5 before...
Via AP on Fox
July 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Jankovic, Zheng advance in Birmingham

Jelena Jankovic moved closer to her first title in more than two years without hitting a ball on Thursday. Jankovic received a walkover into the Aegon Classic quarterfinals when Casey Dellacqua withdrew with a stomach ailment. The 22nd-ranked Jankovic is using the grass-court event as a tuneup for Wimbledon after being sidelined by a thigh injury in February. ''But at...
Via AP on Fox
June 13, 2012  |  Discuss
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