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Once, a shell shattered a nearby building as she visited her grandmother's home.
Even when the blitz was over, her hardship continued, for Serbia was a pariah state, so she had to queue for hours for visas to play in overseas tournaments, or travel by bus to Hungary and fly from there.
Another often-repeated anecdote relates how she practised in a drained Olympic swimming pool, converted into makeshift tennis courts because it was too expensive to heat the water in winter.
With her sultry Slavic looks, lithe 6ft 1in figure and adrenaline-charged playing style, Ana Ivanovic is the latest tennis sensation to roll off the East European production line.
Assuming her success continues, she stands every chance of becoming the highest-paid female sportswoman in history - with potential career earnings of up to £100 million.
Bright future: The 20-year-old could become the highest-paid female sportswoman in history - with potential career earnings of up to £100 million She even comes with a personal story more dramatic and uplifting than that of the Williams sisters, Venus and Serena, who are fabled to have dodged gangsters' bullets during childhood tennis lessons in the badlands of Los Angeles.
So they hang around you all the time, but then don’t talk to you, blah blah blah. Then the second he remembers what he’s doing, he closes up and ignores you for a couple days.
It’s a circular pattern because they struggle between what they want. This happened to me, it was so frustrating, but it works.