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Tennis Star Ana Ivanovic’s struggle to the top through bomb scares
Dainikbhaskar.com | Nov 07, 2013, 10:02AM IST
Sports Desk: Glamour has become synonymous with modern day women’s tennis. Women’s tennis today is treated more as a glamorous event rather than a sporting one. Even in a tournament as big as a Grand Slam, the media has more concentration on eye-catching facts other than game play. This is a phenomenon that can be attributed to the fact that a lot of pretty ladies have made it to the top.
While men catch all the attention on their play, struggle and rise, women fall prey to the aforementioned discrepancies. A story of struggle, turmoil around a women’s journey to the top is unheard of. One such story is that of the Serbian Ana Ivanovic, who celebrates her 26th birthday today.
Born and brought up amidst wars and bomb scares, Ivanovic’s journey to the top tier of world tennis has been overshadowed by her good looks. Despite drawing attention for breaking the hotness meter, the birthday girl’s success story has often taken the backseat.
On the occasion of the star’s birthday, we take you through her struggle and rise.
To know more about how a shy, girl nextdoor, living in utmost fear made it big, please click through.