Ivanovic Overcomes Top Seed to Reach Quarterfinals
- 20 January 2014
Ana Ivanovic (EZONE Ai 98) achieved a huge victory for her on Sunday as she sensationally defeated the world No. 1 and seventeen-time Grand Slam singles winner, Serena Williams in the fourth round of the Australian Open.
The No. 14 seed Ana played very well especially in her receiving games. She returned aggressively to make amazing 14 break points through the match against the strong server who lead the women’s list of most aces hit during the tournament. Capitalizing on four break chances, Ana overcame the tough rival from one set behind with a 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 score line.
After one of the best wins in her career, Ana revealed her delight, “So happy to win. I believed in myself I believed that I was going to win. Of course I also trust my racquet. I will do my best in the next one, thanks for your support.”
Ana’s sensational win attracted a lot of tennis fans to draw a total of 123,000 tweets during the match and peak at 7,232 tweets per minute at the conclusion, as the record topic in the Australian Open’s social history.
Please stay tuned for further progress of Ana!