The bond between a player and a coach doesn't last forever. But will a new voice help the likes of James Blake and Victoria Azarenka in 2010?
For someone as ultra competitive as Ana Ivanovic, turning the switch off is exceptionally difficult. But that's exactly what she did -- for better or worse.
Ana Ivanovic's mid-course corrections, from her serve to her entourage, just aren't working. Perhaps the next logical step is a nice, long vacation.
Though Ana Ivanovic and Maria Sharapova are blessed with gift-wrapped talent, various injuries have muted this burgeoning rivalry of glamour girls.
Ana Ivanovic is making changes to wake up on the court, while we're all hoping to put the Dubai debacle to bed. Will either happen?
While a crestfallen summer certainly hurt Ana Ivanovic's chances, perhaps karma played a role in Lindsay Davenport's early dismissal. Bonnie D. Ford highlights the week that was at the U.S. Open.
Ana Ivanovic has found her safe place. More aware of anxious moments that have overcome her in the past, the new French Open champion has learned to block out the negative.
The allure of the Australian Open final is self-evident. Anyone witnessed the Hollywood faces of Maria Sharapova and Ana Ivanovic? But what would be even more attractive: A competitive title bout.
Ana Ivanovic grew up in war-ravaged Serbia, while her next opponent, Daniela Hantuchova, has resurrected after years of public dissection. Both players could have easily crumbled, but they didn't.