The world No. 17 Ana Ivanovic overwhelmed Jelena Jankovic ranked 9 to reach the semifinals of the Bausch & Lomb Championships in Florida. The younger player won 7-5, 6-3. This victory extends Ivanovic’s head-to-head record over 22-year-old Jankovic to 3-1 . Ana’s opponent in the final four will be either Tatiana Golovin or Venus Williams whose match is currently in progress.
Sixth seed Ana Ivanovic of Serbia is the first known member of the semifinals. We’re still waiting for the results of the following matches: Tatiana Golovin (FRA) vs. Venus Williams (USA), Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) vs. Sybille Bammer (AUT), and Nadia Petrova (RUS) vs. Dinara Safina (RUS). Let me just remind you that Petrova is the reigning champion at Amelia Island.
I’ll keep you up with the latest results!