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60 seconds with Ana Ivanovic


Actress I would like to play me in a film about my life:
Angelina Jolie.

If I wasn’t a tennis player, I would be:
Maybe a psychologist.

Most famous person in my phone-book:
Boris Tadic (President of Serbia).

What scares me:
Big dogs.

What excites me:
Playing a match on a show court during the second week of a grand slam.

What makes me giggle:
My team. We are always joking around.

My most embarrassing experience as a tennis player:
Sitting down on the wrong chair during the Bali final last season. Fortunately my opponent didn’t mind so much.

I never travel to a tournament without: 
My Kindle

Favourite city on the tour:

Favourite restaurant on the tour:
Nobu. I enjoy going to all of them, but especially the one in New York.

Favourite shop on the tour:
Matthew Williamson in New York.

My nickname is:
Anci. It’s “short” for Ana in Serbia. It’s kind of strange because it’s longer than Ana. I prefer Ana.

The last place I visited on holiday:

The last book I read:
The Thread by Victoria Hislop.

The last film I watched:
The Descendants, with George Clooney.

The last album I listened to:
Coldplay’s new one.

The last meal I cooked:

The last joke I laughed at:
Some line in The Hangover. I was watching it for the thousandth time. I love that movie.

The last time I was recognised by a member of the public:
At a coffee shop yesterday.

Grass, hard or clay?

Hot or cold?

Sand or snow?

Be invisible or fly?
Be invisible.

If I was in a karaoke bar, the song I would choose:
Umbrella by Rihanna.

If I won the lottery, I would:
Make some UNICEF donations and treat my family.

Ana takes Juice PLUS+, the world’s largest-selling natural nutritional supplement in capsule form.


  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1450722752 Saumil Sachdeva

    Amazing Person.

    • Ionut Sceanu

      i m in love with ana!!!and i can be inviseble too for her

  • David R Wellens

    Ana, what a great interview…however, you and what you do is so much more important than acting. However, I can tell you are sensitive in maybe having to be a psychology if you had to choose something else.

  • Ryan

    i dont like ‘anci’ but i love yours :)

  • Ravi Varma

    Superbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbb and cuteeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee..

  • Tweet99744

    I love her!!!

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  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1511796677 Barbuti Ioan

    super ANA

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1511796677 Barbuti Ioan


  • Blanquiazvl07

    Sos grande Ana. Te amo m/

  • ScottSrbja

    Another incredible interview from the world’s most beautiful person. Keep up the good work Ana and bring home that French Open trophy!

  • Anonymous

    I like the small ad at the bottom – ‘Ana takes Juice Plus+’…. I had a look though…. anyway.. … JM Tennis takes PG Tips, the world’s best tea in a bag… 2 lumps please. 

  • gill crepeau