Famous female tennis player: Jelena Jankovic

Famous female tennis player: Jelena Jankovic

Famous female tennis player Jelena Jankovic is a former number one professional tennis player from Serbia. Currently, the Russian tennis player Jelena is ranked at number nine in the world and she hasn’t won any Grand Slam titles in her career. Her form started when she defeated many top 20 best female tennis players like Patty Schnyder, Vera Zvonareva and Nadia Petrova. She ended 2004 with the rank 28th in the world. She was ranked at number one place for continuous sixteen week till February, 2009 when it was taken over by current best female tennis player Serena Williams. She ended 2008 with the top rank. In the process, she became the first player in the WTA tennis history to achieve this feat without winning a Grand Slam. Her best Grand Slam record was at U.S. Open in 2008 when she reached the finals. She also managed to reach the semi finals of the Australian and French Opens.

Famous female tennis player Jelena Jankovic has suffered a lot due to her injury problems. She has time and again lost her ranking from the top few due to her knee injuries and other injuries and fitness problems. With a better fitness Jelena can challenge the best in trade anytime.

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