INDIAN WELLS – Jelena Jankovic, playing what’s just about her “home tournament” these days, was all matchy-matchy with Argentine coach Guillermo Cañas.
The second win over a top-25 player for Bouchard this year, after going 0-for-6 in 2015.
News and notes from around the game.
WIMBLEDON – Novak Djokovic gave way to Jelena Jankovic on the practice court Saturday.
Jankovic, Ivanovic, Djokovic, Vekic. … “Ic”s everywhere.
PARIS – They started late, and in the end they couldn’t finish. So Sharon Fichman and Jelena Jankovic will go back at it Tuesday.
It would be hard to read this interview with new father-of-twins Roger Federer and not come away a little emo about how his excitement jumps right through cyberspace. Awwwwww.
The newsworthy, the random and sometimes the ridiculous from around the Tours today.
Already the doubles champ, France’s Caroline Garcia goes for the double in the singles final against Jelena Jankovic.
For the second day in a row, Canadian Genie Bouchard suffered a dip in form in the second set, but prevailed in three over a former No. 1 player at the Family Circle Cup.
Another day, la-di-dah, another huge win for Genie Bouchard, who upset No. 2 seed Jelena Jankovic 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 Friday to reach the Family Circle Cup semifinals.