The Tennis Channel announced that Ana Ivanovic will be an athlete analyst during the French Open. This is Ivanovic’s first TV assignment.
A lot of former professional players return to the sport as commentators and analysts on TV. It will be interesting to see how Ivanovic does on TV. She is definitely knowledgeable and can bring unique perspectives to the audience as a former Roland Garros champion.
Ivanovic is a former world number 1 and the 2008 French Open champion. She retired from professional tennis at the end of the 2016 season. She is married to retired soccer player Bastian Schweinsteiger. The couple has two kids.