Ana Ivanovic of Serbia serves to Denisa Allertova during their 2016 US Open women’s singles match.
New York: Former world No.1 Ana Ivanovic suffered a shock 6-7(4), 1-6 defeat to Denisa Allertova of Czech Republic in the women’s singles first round at the 2016 US Open on Tuesday.
Ivanovic, the 2008 French Open winner, started off well but failed to maintain her momentum.
With the scored tied 6-6, the first set went into tie-break and the Serbian star failed to keep her nerves.
She completely collapsed in the second set, barely putting up a fight. She went down 1-6 to bring an end to her US Open campaign.