Kournikova, who would often top the charts as the most searched celebrity on search engine Google during her playing career, was perhaps more in the limelight for her relationships.She was linked to NHL ice hockey players like Pavel Bure and Sergei Fedorov – with the latter claiming to be married to her.
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Ana Ivanovic caused a flutter in tennis circles by announcing her retirement at the age of 29 due to injuries, which had kept her out of action since August and dropped the Serbian to No 63 in the world rankings.
The Serbian spent 12 weeks as world No 1 in 2008 and won 15 singles titles in her career.
w=300" data-large-file="https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2013/08/afp-511993514.jpg? w=1000" /swimsuit model Ana Ivanovic made an inauspicious debut on Twitter this week, when her social media debut consisted of a single letter.
With that post — if you can call it that — and the blue check mark that later accompanied her name, Ivanovic became one of the last WTA holdouts to join Twitter.