If Jelena Jankovic and the Williams sisters failed to win ESPN.com's WTA player of the year award, then who did? After hours of waffling and beating her head, Bonnie D. Ford is, well, still waffling.
Glancing at the big screen, goofy antics, rookie jitters and other histrionics played a role in Jelena Jankovic's U.S. Open loss to Serena Williams.
Serena Williams and Jelena Jankovic have a date in the U.S. Open final, not only to claim the championship but for the right to be called the world's No. 1 player.
Conventional wisdom said a leaner, meaner Serena Williams would have KO'd Jelena Jankovic, who needs full tubs of ice to treat her myriad ailments. However, it was the Serbian who inflicted the pain.