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Someone posted on her website photo i never saw before, from her practice in Wimbledon last year
I like the message on the shirt

Ans since James Blunt isn`t spanish we don`t have to worry about any distraction
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Well, in fact James Blunt is half-Spaniard xD I think he has been in Spain (concretly in Ibiza) more time that in his own country xDDD

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Golf, girls and Gulfstreams for Adam Scott

HE'S ranked 17 in the world but Adam Scott is fast becoming golf's number-one playboy, linked to a string of sexy stars and now taking delivery of a $75 million jet.
Scott says the long-range luxury Gulfstream G450 business jet will give him greater access to the international golf circuit and ease the stress on his body.

The 28-year-old golfer, who has been captured frolicking on Hawaiian beaches with Hollywood star Kate Hudson, has dated some of the world's hottest women. Last month, he and gorgeous tennis star Ana Ivanovic kept each other company at Noosa.

Ivanovic is supposed to be going out with Australian Open semi-finalist Fernando Verdasco, while Hudson is on-again off-again with actor Owen Wilson. But Scott told The Sunday Telegraph: "Kate is just a good friend."
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Over the past few seasons, Scott has played tournaments in 14 different countries and says it has been tough on his body.

"I think it is important to play everywhere, but it is also what I enjoy doing. Being from Australia, I don't have any choice but to travel," Scott said.
He follows in the footsteps of Greg Norman, who was among the first globe-trotting golf stars to buy his own jet.

Scott could have picked up a cheaper second-hand plane. But an endorsement deal with Gulfstream will help offset some of his expenses. He estimates the end cost to him will be around $1.5 million a year.

Scott will help pay for the jet by making promotional appearances and commercials for the company.

Scott has earned $US21 million ($32 million) so far on the PGA Tour. His international playing schedule has earned him many millions more. His Gulfstream endorsement package is in addition to deals with Rolex, Burberry. Titleist, Footjoy and EA Sports, all of which add about $10 million to his annual income.
After the World Trade Centre terrorist attack and plane hijackings, Scott was one of many golfers who leased smaller jets to play the US circuit.

Scott, who had seats removed on his jet to create more sleeping space, said he'll have his own pilot and will use an Australian company to manage the plane.

Meanwhile, Norman will fly his private jet from Florida to Perth to compete in the Johnnie Walker Classic -- his first tournament in preparation for his 23rd US Masters. Norman earned his spot in the Masters, his first since 2002, because of his stirring performance in last year's British Open.

Norman told a friend via email last week he was having a great time preparing for the Masters.
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Constanza.. what's the point of posting this article here? It's . They wanted to mention Ana, and talked about one day that Ana went to the beach with this guy as "keeping each other company".. And then finished it off with her going out with Verdasco which isn't even true anymore... shows how updated and informed they are.. Those Adam Scott quotes aren't even new.. he said them early january when they got him making out with Kate Hudson in Hawaii.

I'm sick of these Adam Scott rumours.. Ana's management team has denied them at least 4 or 5 times.

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Brit star gets refusal from Ivanovic
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Doesn't hurt to try, right Blunt?

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Today on official WTA site two articles is related to Ana:

About Ana & Rolex
About Ana at BJK Cup NY EXO

and I'm not even fan of Ana Ivanovic... just an objective observer who realize how perfect she is

AMAZING BELGRADE MIRACLE: In just three years (2008-2011) 5 different players born in same city reach world #1 in rankings and several GS titles and finals (WTA singles: Ana Ivanovic and Jelena Jankovic, ATP singles: Novak Djokovic, ATP doubles: Nenad Zimonjic and Daniel Nestor... with notable performances of Bojana Jovanovski, Janko Tipsarevic and Viktor Troicki which is also all three born in Belgrade)
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There is an interview with Ana today in Diário Lance, Brazil's most important sports newspaper. Nothing really new, but it's always nice to read an interview with Ana here.

http://www.lancenet.com.br/esportes/...empo-no-brasil

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Ivanovic: 'I would like to spend some time in Brazil'
In an exclusive interview, the serbian muse speaks about challenges, injury and future

Guilherme Dutra
RIO DE JANEIRO

The serbian Ana Ivanovic is one of the world's leading tennis players. Known not only for her great talent on court, which led to the title in Roland Garros and the number 1 position in the rankings the last season, she also has beauty in her favor.

This year, Ivanovic faces a number of challenges, as the defense of the title in Paris and the attempt to recover the top of the WTA, currently occupied by American Serena Williams. She also has the task of, alongside Jelena Jankovic, lead Serbia in the Fed Cup.

In an interview with LANCE! , Ivanovic, who this week defends the title at Indian Wells - the tournament begins Wednesday, but her debut will only happen in the second round - talks about the challenges of the season, the controversy surrounding Israeli tennis players in Dubai, injuries, and even about Brazil.

LANCENET!: You led the world rankings after winning Roland Garros last year, but was overcome by Serbian Jelena Jankovic and now the American Serena Williams is number 1. How do you see the competition in 2009?

Sure, tennis is very strong at the moment. There are a lot of great players and many can get to number 1. It will be very difficult to go back there, but I am excited by the challenge.

L! NET: This year you will defend the title of Roland Garros. Are your head already in Paris, or you prefer to think one thing at once?

I am not thinking of Roland Garros at the moment because there are several big tournaments before, starting at Indian Wells. I don't think of defending titles. I prefer to get there as a new tournament and a new chance to win.

L! NET: Serbia lives a great moment in tennis, with you, Jankovic and Novak Djokovic. In April, the country faces Spain in Fed Cup. How do you see the duel?

It will be extremely hard. We don't have much experience in the Fed Cup at the highest level, so it is a great challenge for us, especially playing away. But we will play on clay and I am confident in winning this duel. About the crowd, I'm sure that there will be some Serbs there too and they always give us a large and noisy support.

L! NET: You had to withdraw of the Beijing Olympics because of a problem in your right hand. How is it for a top tennis player to have to be away from a tennis court?

Injuries are a big problem to handle. It is the most frustrating thing that can happen with a professional athlete. You have to accept that you are unable to play. I learned a lot when I was injured and I believe I'm in a better position to deal with it next time. But frankly, I hope there is no next time.

L! NET: In Dubai, the Israeli tennis player Shahar Peer had a visa to enter the country denied. Does the involvement of sports and politics worry you?

It is too bad. I have not seen Shahar since then, but I think she dealt well with it and hopefully I can meet her in Indian Wells. All players and the WTA showed support to her. I really hope this never happens again. It's not good to mix politics with sports.

L! NET: Looking ahead, do you see yourself doing something without involvement with tennis after retirement?

Tennis is obviously very important to me, then I imagine it is difficult not to be involved in any way when I retire. But I'm sure I'll do something different too, maybe in business.

L! NET: If not tennis, what would you like to have done?

If I were not a professional tennis player, I would do anything related to languages, I love that area. (Editor's Note: She speaks Serbian, English and Spanish)

L! NET: Have you ever been to Brazil? Do you think of going in the future?

Yes, one of the coolest trips I did was to Brazil, when I was junior. I played two tournaments. São Paulo is an amazing city and I had good times there. I like the mentality of the Brazilian people, which is relaxed and fun. I heard that the beaches of Brazil are some of the best in the world. I am a beach person and I would like to spend some time in Brazil.
Aww.. She likes my city!

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Very nice article on Ana and JJ by Matt Cronin:

http://msn.foxsports.com/tennis/stor...813162&ATT=199

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Updated: March 12, 2009, 7:06 PM EST Comment

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. - The bloom is now off Ana Ivanovic and Jelena Jankovic.

In 2008, the Serbian roses enriched the tour's gardens with multi-colored successes and it's not easy to see them drying up and wilting this season.

Coming into this week's BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells — where Ivanovic is the defending champ — neither woman has won a 2009 tournament and both have fallen off the prestigious position they once held — ranked No. 1 in the world.

Now ranked No. 7, reigning French Open champion Ivanovic has just hired a new coach — Martina Navratilova's old tutor, Craig Kardon — in hopes that she can rediscover the confidence that made her the WTA's most talked-about player last June.

For her part, No. 3 Jankovic, who made major strides in ending last season in the top spot, is attempting to reverse the exhausting offseason training regimen that she said did not work for her and took away her most notable asset, her speed.

When they are at their best, they are two of the most emotive players on tour, a pair of effervescent personalities who are entertaining off the court and on. When they aren't hitting their level, all that's apparent on their faces is pure frustration.

"You cannot be fake," Jankovic told FOXSports.com. "It has to be natural. How you feel is what you express, what goes out of you. If I'm not really satisfied with my game and it's a struggle out there, I can't be smiling, and I almost want to cry. It's so difficult to be out there. When I'm happy you can see it, but I'm human."

Since winning the 2008 French Open and briefly taking over the No. 1 ranking, Ivanovic has been engaged in an exhausting uphill battle, injuring her right thumb, being forced to change her grip and unable to successfully compete week in and week out against the world's best. The dark-haired Serbian with the world's most effective inside-out forehand began to go backwards, and she couldn't stop chiding herself for a career that had begun to go awry.

"When you are feeling good about your game, you take it for granted," she told FOXSports.com. "When things aren't going so well you get more tense. You want to work and try harder, but it doesn't come straight away and that was frustrating. Lately I've been feeling a lot less pressure from the outside world and I realized that I want to feel that pressure again. It was a pretty tough few months."

Ivanovic says that Kardon is a great motivator and that things are going swimmingly. They have the same idea as to how her game should be developing, which means closing out points faster. He's direct and clearly tells her when she's doing things right and wrong. They've been focusing on repetition, which is critical for her, especially given that in the past eight months, she has often lost focus in trying to play points in too many different ways.

In her third-round loss to Alisa Kleybanova at the Australian Open, she'd hit a couple good shots, then find herself pulling back and not committing enough. She left the tournament disappointed, realizing that she was giving up too much of the center of the court.

She's not planning on doing that anymore and says that she knows deep down she has the talent to get back to the top. It's a matter of finding a style that suits her.

One of the 21-year-old's biggest problems has been her inability to leave her career on court and in the locker room. She was thinking about tennis way too much — before sleeping, at meals, in practice and sometimes by match time, her brain was sick of it.

"It gets to the point where it's too much and you need to have the balance to be able to switch it off when you get off the court," she said. "Ever since I became No. 1, I thought now I have to improve more because I have to stay here. What else can I do to improve? It began to be habit. Sometimes at night I would lie in bed and think about my game and it got to the point when I was on the court I felt I needed to get away from tennis a little. ... I'm still young and still learning but sometimes I want everything now."

Jankovic has the same drive for success, but she has been entirely dissatisfied with her year to date. She came into the season on top of the world, owning the No. 1 ranking and looking to win her first major. She proudly spoke of how much her lungs expanded after brutal offseason workouts in Mexico. But then her feet got stuck in the cement and she endured tough losses to Marion Bartoli in Australia, Amelie Mauresmo at the Paris Indoors and to Kaia Kanepi in Dubai.

"I don't feel comfortable on court and the results showed," she said. "Things don't always go the way you want them. I want to put the whole concept of my game together again."

Jankovic said she's not feeling the same pressure that she did last fall, when she went all out to finish No. 1 and proved to herself that she could perform under pressure. But she made a mistake in the offseason, when the endurance training she underwent turned her from a sprinter to a marathon runner. She can't get off the mark fast enough.

"I lost my biggest weapon and I felt so uncomfortable about it," she said. "At the Australian Open I felt I had 100 kilos on top of my body. I lost my speed and reaction. My body responded in a bad way."

Jankovic says she's been forced to tell herself to move, rather than playing with instinct, and given that it was her brilliant counter-punching and remarkable anticipation that brought her to the top, that's a troublesome development.

But she's working diligently to rid herself of the phantom 100-kilo albatross that's hanging around her neck and really, in the grand scheme of things, a two-month slump shouldn't be that much to worry about for someone who was born in economically depressed Serbia and is now living the dream of a successful international athlete. As high as she holds herself in esteem, even Jankovic occasionally stays grounded.

"Coming out of a small country and all these kids are starting to play and you've become so big over there, I've come so far," she said. "If someone told me when I began to play that I'm going to be No. 1 and so many people are going to come and see me play, right away I would have signed that contract. I want that life. It's amazing and it's been a great journey."

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Very nice article on Ana and JJ by Matt Cronin:

http://msn.foxsports.com/tennis/stor...813162&ATT=199
Thanks Isabela very nice article about the Serbian sisters. Hopefully they can and will rise again

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From http://www.mydesert.com/article/2009...4/-1/newsfront

Ivanovic eyes title defense

INDIAN WELLS — After winning the French Open and obtaining the No. 1 ranking, Ana Ivanovic's results began to take a dip after she suffered a right thumb injury. Now expectations are not as high for the BNP Paribas Open defending champion.

And Ivanovic doesn't like that.

“Lately, I've been feeling much less pressure form the outside world,” Ivanovic said. “I realize that pressure is a reward, so I want that feeling again. I want pressure again.”

While the pressure from outside doesn't affect Ivanovic adversely, it was the pressure from within that was eating her up.

A workaholic and a perfectionist, Ivanovic said when she became No. 1 she became obsessed with remaining there. And when Ivanovic's ranking began to drop following her injury, she continued to make it difficult on herself.

After winning the French Open, Ivanovic was 5-6 in her next six tournaments.

“Ever since I became No. 1, I said, ‘I have to do more, improve.' After practice, it was, ‘What else can I do to improve to stay in good shape?' Then injury came and I wasn't spending time on the court, and I was thinking, when I can start, I can do this and this. It became a habit,” she said.

“Sometimes without realizing, I was thinking about tennis. I was lying in bed and thinking about my game. It got to the point, when I was on the court; I need to get away from tennis a little bit.”

During that time, the independent Ivanovic decided she would need a coach to travel with her. She hired Craig Kardon, who has worked with Martina Navratilova.

“I just felt having a coach there and having a certain plan and strategy to follow, it will let me relax more and focus,” Ivanovic said. “That's why I was thinking about trying with a fulltime coach. And I knew what I was looking from a coach.

“I need balance — being 100 percent focused on the court and then switching off outside the court. That's also something I needed a coach to help me with. Craig is really good like that and I'm happy.”


However, Ivanovic said taking her mind off tennis is still not an easy thing.


“Sometimes if I would switch off, I would feel guilty, like time is ticking, I'm not doing enough,” Ivanovic said. “It's part of learning. I'm young and there are still so many things to learn and I'm aware of that, but sometimes I want everything now.”

Now, Ivanovic said when she's in bed, she tries to turn the focus off from tennis, “Thinking about beach, mountain, Sun, happy place.”

One happy place for Ivanovic is stadium court, where Ivanovic took the titles by beating No. 3 Jelena Jankovic in the semifinals and No. 2 Svetlana Kuznetsova in the finals.

“The first time I stepped on center court (this year), there were all these emotions coming back. It was amazing to have that,” Ivanovic said. “When I see the picture of me with the trophy, ‘Was that really me?' I really hope I can do well again because I enjoy playing here.”

If Ivanovic repeats, she would be only the second player to accomplish the feat since the women's tournament began in 1989 to win back-to-back titles. The other was Navratilova in 1990-91.

“It would be amazing for me to (repeat),” Ivanovic said. “I feel good about my game again, I feel I need matches again and I feel confident I can achieve that. To win another title would be really thrilling.”

Ana *sigh* Ivanović.
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Glass Half Full: Tignor On Ana Ivanovic
By Steve Tignor

INDIAN WELLS, Calif.—How will Ana Ivanovic spend the day before her match? She might lie in bed and listen to a smoothie like David Gray or John Mayer. Or she might read some of the Dalai Lama's advice on the art of happiness. Then she'll head to the courts and try to win some money off her coach by hitting five slice backhand drop shots in a row. Finally, she'll finish by sealing up a few Tupperware containers so she has something to eat after her match tonight. The life of a tennis star and global celebrity can be pretty low-key around these parts.

"I'd like to find a restaurant here that's open after 8!" Ivanovic says with a loud laugh and bursting voice that echoes around the players’ lounge at the BNP Paribas Open.

Ivanovic's press conferences are marked by fast-talking and big smiles.
Not that she's complaining. I doubt she needs too many tips on happiness from the Lama. Ivanovic is a glass-half-full kind of person all the way. The analogy itself is too dreary for her personality—why even ask? She'd just drink what's there and fill the glass back up.

When we met for an interview yesterday, Ivanovic said, "Hi, I'm Ana," and shook my hand. Not all the players shake your hand. Roger Federer, sure; Rafael Nadal, not at the beginning of an interview—when I talked to him, he seemed too ADD at that moment to get his arm all the way out—but yes at the end; Dinara Safina, no. When Ivanovic was led into the deserted lounge yesterday, she looked around and smiled.

"It's so quiet here, I love it." (Can her glass be very half full?) Ivanovic took a chair, sat at its very edge, and leaned her head toward each question as if she couldn't wait to get down to communicating. A phrase I've heard applied to certain happy people from my home state of Pennsylvania came to mind. They say that deep down, PA-ers, when all is said and done, "know that the truth is good." The look on Ivanovic's face makes you think she knows the same thing.

Despite her enthusiasm for other people—no pro has as much fun on a practice court with her coaches and none takes questions from the press with such a forthright eagerness—Ivanovic betrays some qualities of the loner. She reads a lot and likes to "lose herself in her thoughts" with her headphones on. She likes this relaxed and out-of-the-way tournament because "it's so nice to have time to yourself."

"Sometimes I wish I could get away from everything and go somewhere where nobody knows me," she says, laughing, of course; it's not a melancholy concept to her. If Ivanovic is a loner, she's a happy loner, not a tortured one. Being alone seems less an escape than just another way for her to enjoy herself, not all that different from running around a tennis court. The sport fits her; it's made for that weird paradox, the outgoing loner.

"But I know I can't just disappear."

"People everywhere know you now?"

"Kind of, yeah," she says, just smiling this time.

It's true, there's no disappearing for Ivanovic, especially when she's on the court. But getting away from it all crossed her mind more than once over the last six months as her results suffered. "I was a little tired of the game," she says, "and feeling a little lost on the court."

She says she had "doubts" out there. "I would ask myself, 'Should I play aggressive [the way Ivanovic says it—aggresseev—the word sounds, well, not all that aggressive] or hit with spin. After a point, I would think, what should I have played? I'd hit one ball one way and the second ball differently." You could see this most clearly at the Australian Open, where she was outhit by Alisa Kleybanova in a sloppy third-rounder.

A lot had happened in a short amount of time for the then-20-year-old. In the spring, Justine Henin had retired abruptly and unexpectedly. While that event allowed Ivanovic to win the French Open and reach No. 1—"my dreams"—it also put her a little ahead of schedule, according to her former coach, Sven Groenefeld, who has said that they weren't quite prepared to handle that success.

"I didn't feel the pressure of No. 1 right away," Ivanovic says, dismissing the idea that she was overwhelmed at Wimbledon by her new status last year. (Actually, "dismiss" is way too strong a word for how she speaks—"smiles it off” is more apt.) "I was just happy with everything all at once. The pressure didn't come until later, after I was hurt [she injured her thumb during the summer of 2008]. At the U.S. Open, I wasn't fit enough to play. These were hard times."

"Pressure" is a word that Ivanovic repeats many times in a conversation—not surprising, she says about three times as many words per minute than most other people. But pressure keeps coming up. The way she says the word, it sounds like she wouldn't know what it was, except that other people are always asking her about it. Still, early this year Ivanovic found herself missing it.

"At the start of the season, I knew something was wrong. I was too relaxed," she says. "Nobody was putting pressure on me anymore! I wanted it back. I know now it makes you sharper. It's a reward."

Though she has struggled since winning the 2008 French Open, falling from No. 1 to No. 7, Ivanovic remains a huge draw.
You can add pressure to the list of things Ivanovic loves. She loves playing tennis, she loves competing, she loves roller coasters, she loves the desert weather, she loves the United States, she loves the BNP Paribas because there's nothing going on, because she gets to "go home and chill out"—she's even found a way to love Coldplay (what won't she love?). And she loves working with her new coach, Craig Kardon, with whom she hooked up with earlier this year after she and Groenefeld split up.

"I enjoy so much working with him," she says of Kardon, ex-helper of Martina Navratilova. "He makes me confident"—another favorite word—"and he supports my aggressive game. We play lots of different games in practice, and we always make bets, which is so much fun."

Ivanovic says she has learned about herself these last six months. She's not utterly dependent on her entourage—she looks to them during matches but doesn't lock eyes with them the way, say, Henin did—and she doesn't need a coach to tell her everything. But she does need someone to back up her own ideas of her game, so there's no confusion in her mind when she's out there alone.

"The coaching relationship gets very intense," she says, "but you're still by yourself on court." Ivanovic thinks she has turned a corner, gotten back to basics—aggresseev-ness—and the world will see the results soon.

"My goal this year is to win a Grand Slam." This was somewhat more ambitious than what Safina stated as her 2008 goal on Sunday: "To stay healthy."

We'll see what happens. Ivanovic has been up and down in the tournament so far, but true to her word, she's been forcing the action, and she's too superior an athlete to lose to many lower-ranked players when she does that. But if she goes down to Flavia Pennetta tonight, we'll be talking about the Serb’s demise all over again.

Beyond her game, what's most interesting about Ivanovic is her stealthy intelligence. As I've said, she's a motor mouth, and it's hard to believe she can think with any depth at that speed. Her conversation can sound something like this, from her presser after her opening match:

"NoobviouslythereweresomethingsIwantedtoworkon . Oneofthemwascomingtothenet. ButIactuallyfeltreallyshortoutthere." Pause to see if anyone catches the joke. No. Nobody could follow her. So she gives the explanation: "I got lobbed a couple of times." How did she work that joke in there? There's more depth of mind in Ivanovic than you might believe possible at first. It's heartening to think someone this sunny on the outside can be quick and thoughtful and not angry on the inside. Maybe the truth really is good.

We know the sport is better off with Ivanovic winning. That's not because she's good looking, or not just that. It's because, when she's hitting her smooth, aggresseev shots and trying out her happy fist-pump, she makes the sport itself look good. Tennis is not just for quiet masters like Federer or fired-up superjocks like Nadal or ultra-confident competitors like the Williamses. It isn't just for loners, either. Ivanovic shows us it can be for lovers, too.
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Re: ~Ana's articles~

Finally! I couldn't open this thread somehow..

Thanks Jelena! That's a great article!

Ana is just so lovable!

Mental Strength is an underrated ability, it sets champions apart

Making mistakes is human, repeating them is dumb.

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