Ivanovic moves on with easy win over Zheng
Unseeded Ana Ivanovic of Serbia advanced to the third round of
the U.S. Open with a 6-3, 6-0 victory over 21st-seeded Zheng Jie of
Ivanovic, the former world No. 1 who now stands at No. 40,
needed 56 minutes Wednesday to defeat Zheng at Arthur Ashe Stadium.
Ivanovic won the 2008 French Open, but has never been past the
fourth round at Flushing Meadows.
She hit 22 winners in making quick work of Zheng. The match was
played in sweltering conditions – with bright sunshine and
temperatures in the 90s.