Jelena Jankovic

Born: February 28, 1985 (age 32)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Belgrade, Serbia
Nationality: Serbia Serbian

Current Rank (Apr 17): No. 55 (995 points)
Jelena Jankovic celebrates after defeating Samantha Stosur during their third round match of the French Open on June 1, 2013
Sports Mole has 127 articles about Jelena Jankovic. Articles 1 to 40:
Johanna Konta in action at the Miami Open on March 30, 2016
Result: Johanna Konta, Heather Watson cruise through in Rio doubles
Great Britain's Johanna Konta and Heather Watson cruise into the second round of the women's doubles at the Rio Olympics with victory over Serbia.
Aug 7, 00:03
Jelena Jankovic of Serbia reacts after defeating Johanna Larsson of Sweden in their women's singles third round match on Day Five of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 29, 2014
Result: Jelena Jankovic triumphs in Hong Kong
Jelena Jankovic battles back from a one-set deficit to win the Hong Kong Open title at the expense of Angelique Kerber.
Oct 18, 14:52
Johanna Konta of Great Britain reacts against Louisa Chirico of the United States during their Women's Singles First Round match on Day Two of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015
Johanna Konta to replace Heather Watson as British number one
Johanna Konta is to be the new British number after surpassing Heather Watson in the WTA world rankings.
Sep 28, 14:14
Heather Watson of Great Britain in action against Lauren Davis of the United States during their women's first round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Result: Britain's Heather Watson knocked out in first round of Wuhan Open
Britain's Heather Watson is ousted by Jelena Jankovic in the first round of the Wuhan Open in China.
Sep 28, 08:44
Johanna Konta of Great Britain reacts against Louisa Chirico of the United States during their Women's Singles First Round match on Day Two of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015
Result: Great Britain's Johanna Konta shocks Andrea Petkovic at Wuhan Open
Great Britain's Johanna Konta beats world number 17 Andrea Petkovic 6-4 7-5 in the first round of the Wuhan Open in China.
Sep 27, 14:24
Heather Watson of Great Britain celebrates winning the first set against Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland during day seven of the BNP Paribas Open tennis on March 15, 2015
Result: Heather Watson, Johanna Konta qualify for Wuhan Open
British pair Heather Watson and Johanna Konta come through their final qualifying matches to earn a place in the main draw of the Wuhan Open.
Sep 26, 09:27
Simona Halep of Romania celebrates a point against Jelena Jankovic of Serbia during Day 3 of the Rogers Cup at the Aviva Centre on August 12, 2015
Result: Simona Halep thumps Jelena Jankovic to book Serena Williams date in Cincinnati
Simona Halep lets Jelena Jankovic win just three games as she secures a 6-1 6-2 win to reach the Cincinnati Open final, where Serena Williams awaits.
Aug 23, 03:23
US player Serena Williams celebrates with the winner's trophy, the Venus Rosewater Dish, after her women's singles final victory over Spain's Garbine Muguruza on day twelve of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, s
Result: Serena Williams thumps Elina Svitolina to reach Cincinnati Open final
Serena Williams remains on course for a second straight Cincinnati Open title after beating Elina Svitolina in the last four.
Aug 23, 02:54
Simona Halep of Romania celebrates a point against Jelena Jankovic of Serbia during Day 3 of the Rogers Cup at the Aviva Centre on August 12, 2015
Result: Simona Halep edges past Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova to reach semi-finals
Simona Halep edges past Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in straight sets to secure her place in the last four of the Cincinnati Open.
Aug 22, 03:47
Jelena Jankovic of Serbia reacts after defeating Johanna Larsson of Sweden in their women's singles third round match on Day Five of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 29, 2014
Result: Jelena Jankovic reaches Cincinnati Open semi-final
Jelena Jankovic beats qualifier Anna Karolina Schmiedlova 6-4 6-2 to reach the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Open.
Aug 22, 02:01
Serbia's Jelena Jankovic celebrates beating Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova during their women's singles third round match on day six of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 4, 2015
Result: Jelena Jankovic powers past Karolina Pliskova
Jelena Jankovic reaches the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati Open after claiming a 6-2 3-6 7-5 win over Karolina Pliskova.
Aug 20, 22:49
Karolina Pliskova in action on day five of the Australian Open on January 23, 2015
Result: Kristina Pliskova beats Timea Babos to set up Jelena Jankovic clash
Karolina Pliskova beats Timea Babos 6-4 7-5 to move into the third round of the Cincinnati Open, where Jelena Jankovic awaits.
Aug 19, 20:35
Simona Halep of Romania celebrates a point against Jelena Jankovic of Serbia during Day 3 of the Rogers Cup at the Aviva Centre on August 12, 2015
Result: Simona Halep comes through Jelena Jankovic test
Second seed Simona Halep books her place in the last 16 of the Rogers Cup with a straight-sets win over Jelena Jankovic.
Aug 12, 21:25
Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska celebrates beating Serbia's Jelena Jankovic during their women's singles fourth round match on day seven of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 6, 2015
Result: Agnieszka Radwanska gets past Jelena Jankovic
Former finalist Agnieszka Radwanska reaches the Wimbledon quarter-finals with victory over Jelena Jankovic.
Jul 6, 15:43
Madison Keys of the United States celebrates a point in her Ladies' Singles Fourth Round match against Olga Govortsova of Belarus during day seven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 6, 2015
Result: Madison Keys survives scare to reach quarter-finals
Madison Keys overturns a set deficit to beat Olga Govortsova and reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals for the first time in her career.
Jul 6, 13:25
Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland celebrates after her Ladies' Singles second round match against Casey Dellacqua of Australia on day three of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 25, 201
Agnieszka Radwanska pleased by Wimbledon progress
Agnieszka Radwanska admits that grass benefits her playing style after making it through to round four of Wimbledon.
Jul 5, 11:31
Serbia's Jelena Jankovic celebrates beating Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova during their women's singles third round match on day six of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 4, 2015
Jelena Jankovic thrilled by Petra Kvitova upset at Wimbledon
Jelena Jankovic admits that she is "really, really happy" to have knocked defending champion Petra Kvitova out of Wimbledon.
Jul 5, 11:05
US players Serena Williams celebrates after beating Britain's Heather Watson during their women's singles third round match on day five of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 3, 2015
Who can stop Serena Williams winning Wimbledon?
Sports Mole takes a look at some of the players who could stop Serena Williams winning a sixth Wimbledon title.
Jul 5, 11:00
Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic acknowledges the crowd after victroy in her Ladies Singles Second Round match against Kurumi Nara of Japan during day four of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 2
"Hurt" Petra Kvitova reveals plans for sabbatical after Wimbledon exit
Petra Kvitova reveals plans to take a break from tennis after the defence of her Wimbledon crown came to an abrupt end in her third-round defeat by Jelena Jankovic.
Jul 4, 19:40
Serbia's Jelena Jankovic celebrates beating Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova during their women's singles third round match on day six of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 4, 2015
Result: Petra Kvitova stunned by Jelena Jankovic
Reigning Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova bows out of the competition in the third round following a 3-6 7-5 6-4 defeat to Jelena Jankovic.
Jul 4, 18:01
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates during his Gentlemen's Singles second round match against Robin Haase of Netherlands during day four of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 2, 2015
Live Coverage: Wimbledon - Day Six - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage from day six of Wimbledon.
Jul 4, 11:30
Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic celebrates during her Ladies' Singles semi-final match against Lucie Safarova on July 3, 2014
Petra Kvitova: 'I expected tougher match against Kurumi Nara'
Defending champion Petra Kvitova reveals that she was pleased with her performance after seeing off Kurumi Nara in just 58 minutes in the Wimbledon second round.
Jul 2, 16:14
Jamie Murray of Great Britain reacts during the Men's Doubles first round match with John Peers of Australia against Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria and Frederick Nielsen of Denmark on day three of the AEGON Championships at Queens Club on June 12, 2013
Result: Jamie Murray out of Queen's
Jamie Murray and his doubles partner John Peers lose to Feliciano Lopez and Max Mirnyi in the first round at Queen's.
Jun 15, 14:35
Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova plays a shot during her women's singles match against Madison Keys of the US on day six of the 2015 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 24, 2015
Result: Petra Kvitova eases past Jelena Jankovic at Italian Open
Petra Kvitova beats Jelena Jankovic 6-3 6-2 to advance through to the quarter-finals of the Italian Open in Rome.
May 14, 17:11
Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova plays a shot during her women's singles match against Madison Keys of the US on day six of the 2015 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 24, 2015
Result: Petra Kvitova digs deep to overcome Karin Knapp
Petra Kvitova overcomes a 5-2 deficit in the final set to see off Karin Knapp at the Italian Open.
May 13, 22:56
Simona Halep of Romania celebrates winning her fourth round match against Yanina Wickmayer of Belgium during day seven of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 25, 2015
Result: Simona Halep edges out Jelena Jankovic in Indian Wells final
Simona Halep comes from behind to beat Jelena Jankovic 2-6 7-5 6-3 in a dramatic BNP Paribas Open final.
Mar 22, 20:54
Madison Keys of the United States reacts in her semifinal match against Serena Williams of the United States during day 11 of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 29, 2015
Result: Simona Halep into final at Indian Wells as Serena Williams withdraws
Simona Halep will take on Sabine Lisicki in the final of the BNP Paribas Open as a result of a walkover victory over Serena Williams in this morning's semi-final.
Mar 21, 06:36
Jelena Jankovic of Serbia reacts after defeating Johanna Larsson of Sweden in their women's singles third round match on Day Five of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 29, 2014
Result: Jelena Jankovic survives Sabine Lisicki scare to advance at Indian Wells
Jelena Jankovic battles from a set behind to claim a 3-6 6-3 6-1 victory over Sabine Lisicki at Indian Wells.
Mar 21, 06:19
Sabine Lisicki in action against Magdalena Rybarikova during day one of the 2014 Brisbane International on December 29, 2013
Result: Sabine Lasicki edges out Flavia Pennetta in thriller at Indian Wells
Flavia Pennetta wastes three match points before losing 6-4 [3]6-7 7-6[4] to Sabine Lisicki in the quarter-finals of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells.
Mar 20, 03:10
Jelena Jankovic of Serbia reacts after defeating Johanna Larsson of Sweden in their women's singles third round match on Day Five of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 29, 2014
Result: Jelena Jankovic reaches semi-finals as Lesia Tsurenko bows out
Jelena Jankovic books her place in the semi-finals at Indian Wells after Lesia Tsurenko succumbs to an ankle injury.
Mar 20, 01:31
Belinda Bencic of Switzerland reacts against Angelique Kerber of Germany during their women's singles third round match on Day Five of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 29, 2014
Result: Belinda Bencic shocks Caroline Wozniacki at Indian Wells
Belinda Bencic advances to the last 16 of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells by defeating Caroline Wozniacki in straight sets on Monday afternoon.
Mar 16, 22:36
Jelena Jankovic celebrates victory over Kurumi Nara in their Australian Open third round match on January 18, 2014
Result: Jelena Jankovic ousted by Timea Bacsinszky
Jelena Jankovic suffers a surprising defeat to Timea Bacsinszky in the Australian Open first round in Melbourne.
Jan 20, 07:43
Coco Vandeweghe of the United States reacts against Donna Vekic of Croatia during her women's singles first round match on Day Two of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 26, 2014
Result: Coco Vandeweghe gifted Wuhan Open third-round place as Jelena Jankovic retires
Coco Vandeweghe is gifted a place in the third round of the Wuhan Open in China after Jelena Jankovic is forced to retire midway through the first set.
Sep 23, 08:43
Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland celebrates after her Ladies' Singles second round match against Casey Dellacqua of Australia on day three of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 25, 201
Result: Agnieszka Radwanska dumped out of Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open
Agnieszka Radwanska exits the first round of the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open after a three-sets defeat to France's Caroline Garcia.
Sep 22, 11:20
Jelena Jankovic of Serbia reacts after defeating Johanna Larsson of Sweden in their women's singles third round match on Day Five of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 29, 2014
Result: Jelena Jankovic beats Christina McHale in straight sets
Jelena Jankovic moves into the second round of the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open after beating Christina McHale in straight sets.
Sep 22, 10:32
Belinda Bencic of Switzerland reacts against Angelique Kerber of Germany during their women's singles third round match on Day Five of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 29, 2014
Result: Belinda Bencic reaches last eight with Jelena Jankovic win
Belinda Bencic defeats number nine seed Jelena Jankovic in straight sets to advance to her first Grand Slam quarter-final at the US Open.
Sep 1, 04:31
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Result: Shuai Peng defeats number 14 seed Lucie Safarova
Number 14 seed Lucie Safarova exits the US Open in the fourth round following a straight-sets defeat to Shuai Peng.
Sep 1, 03:04
Belinda Bencic of Switzerland reacts against Angelique Kerber of Germany during their women's singles third round match on Day Five of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 29, 2014
Result: Angelique Kerber ousted by Swiss teen Belinda Bencic
Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic is through to the fourth round of the US Open after beating sixth seed Angelique Kerber in straight sets.
Aug 29, 21:18
Jelena Jankovic of Serbia reacts after defeating Johanna Larsson of Sweden in their women's singles third round match on Day Five of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 29, 2014
Result: Jelena Jankovic eases past Johanna Larsson into US Open fourth round
Jelena Jankovic eases her way into the fourth round of the US Open with a straight-sets win over Johanna Larsson at Flushing Meadows.
Aug 29, 17:19
Jelena Jankovic celebrates victory over Kurumi Nara in their Australian Open third round match on January 18, 2014
Result: Jelena Jankovic cruises past Bojana Jovanovski
Serbia's Jelena Jankovic eases past compatriot Bojana Jovanovski 6-2 6-3 to reach the second round of the US Open.
Aug 25, 21:06



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