Jelena Jankovic

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Date of Birth February 28, 1985
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Jelena Janković

Jelena Janković is a Serbian professional tennis player. Janković is a former world No. 1 in singles, a ranking achieved preceding her finals appearance at the 2008 US Open. Janković has won 15 WTA singles titles and two doubles titles, her career highlights include winning the 2007 Wimbledon mixed-doubles title with Jamie Murray, the 2010 Indian Wells Masters, the Internazionali BNL d'Italia twice, in 2007 and 2008, and the aforementioned appearance in the finals of the 2008 US Open.

Native name: Јелена Јанковић, Jelena Janković
Residence: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Born: February 28, 1985, Belgrade, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia
Height: 1.77 m
Turned pro: 6 February 2000
Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money: US$ 19,089,259, 20th in all-time rankings
Career record: 644–370 (%)
Career titles: 15
Highest ranking: No. 1 (11 August 2008)
Australian Open: SF (2008)
French Open: SF (2007, 2008, 2010)
Wimbledon: 4R (2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2015)
US Open: F (2008)
Tour Finals: SF (2008, 2009, 2013)
Olympic Games: QF (2008)
Career record: 109–134 (%)
Career titles: 2
Highest ranking: No. 19 (9 June 2014)
Australian Open: 3R (2008, 2013)
French Open: 3R (2013, 2014)
Wimbledon: QF (2013)
US Open: 3R (2006, 2013, 2014, 2015)
Olympic Games: 1R (2016)
Career titles: 1
Australian Open: 2R (2007, 2012)
French Open: 2R (2013, 2016)
Wimbledon: W (2007)
US Open: 1R (2005)
Fed Cup: F (2012), record 34–16
Hopman Cup: F (2008)
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About Jelena Jankovic

Tennis player who won the 2007 Wimbledon Mixed Doubles title with Jamie Murray. She reached the finals at the 2008 US Open.

Before Fame

She attended Megatrend University.

Achievement

She made the semi-finals at the French Open in 2007, 2008 and 2010.

Family Life

She was born the third child of Veselin and Snežana who were both economists and she has two brothers.

Associations

She was defeated by Serena Williams in the 2008 US Open finals.

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