Ivanovic Overcomes Top Seed to Reach Quarterfinals
- 20 January 2014
Ana Ivanovic (EZONE Ai 98) achieved a huge victory on Sunday as she sensationally defeated world No. 1 and seventeen-time Grand Slam singles winner Serena Williams in the fourth round of the Australian Open.
The 14th seeded Ana played very well, especially in her receiving games. She returned aggressively, making an amazing 14 break points throughout 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 her tough rival from one set behind with a 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 score line.
Ana had this to say after one of the best wins of her career, “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 drew the attention of many tennis fans, with a total of 123,000 tweets made during the match, peaking at 7,232 tweets per minute at the end of the match. It was one of the most talked about Australian Open matches on social media.
Make sure to keep on top of Ana’s further progress!