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She also has defeated many other past and present top players including Maria Sharapova, Venus Williams, Serena Williams, Dinara Safina, Martina Hingis, Jelena Janković, Agnieszka Radwańska, Caroline Wozniacki, Petra Kvitová, Simona Halep, Angelique Kerber and Victoria Azarenka.When on form Ivanovic is known for her aggressive style of play and impressive forehand, described by Petrova as, "the best out there." and endured an ongoing period of reduced success, failing to make a Grand Slam quarterfinal in her subsequent 17 Grand Slam tournaments, and dropping as low as No. 2014 was a resurgent year for Ivanovic, beginning with her winning the Auckland Open, her first singles title in over two years, before going on to win the Monterrey Open, Aegon Classic and the Pan Pacific Open. Ivanovic's mother Dragana, a lawyer, has been court-side during most of her matches.Later, she admitted that she trained in an abandoned swimming pool in the winter, as no tennis facilities were available.At 13 she moved to train in Basel, Switzerland, because of the better training facilities and coaching.Competing as a professional since 2003, Ivanovic has won 15 WTA Tour singles titles, including one Grand Slam singles title.As of 2016, she has career earnings of over million.In June 2011, she was named one of the "30 Legends of Women's Tennis: Past, Present and Future" by Time Her first breakthrough came at the 2004 Zurich Open, where she qualified and was narrowly beaten by Venus Williams in the second round in two tiebreak sets.
During the NATO bombing of Yugoslavia, she was forced to train during the morning to avoid bombardments.Ivanovic qualified for competition in the 2014 WTA Tour Championships in Singapore and secured a year-end ranking of No. Her father Miroslav, a self-employed businessman, attended as many events as he possibly could.Ivanovic has a younger brother, Miloš, with whom she loved to play basketball.As a qualifier in Zürich, she overcame a 5–1 third set deficit along with two match points to defeat world No. She then debuted in the qualifying draw of a Major at the US Open, where she was defeated by Lioudmila Skavronskaia after winning the first set 6–1 and having two match points in the 3rd set.When she was 15, Ivanovic spent four hours in a locker room crying after a defeat – the first that her new manager had witnessed.