The set-up of the French Open tournament makes it one of the most gruelling set of matches for the world’s pro-tennis players.Taking place in Paris over two weeks in May – June each year it is the culmination of the clay court season.
Many times she would have to train in the morning, so that she could avoid the violence and bombings.
Despite the setbacks, Ana excelled at tennis and quickly became one of the best young amateurs in Europe.
Last month Ivanovic nominated the 30-year-old soccer star for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: After meeting through common friend Andrea Petkovic, the two were then photographed in New York City holding hands.
Does this mean Ana will soon be holding hands with Roger Federer as well?
Nadal won every set in played during the French Open tournament, dropping just 35 games, which is the second fewest in the open era of men’s singles titles at any Grand Slam tournament.