IVANOVIC TEAMS UP WITH FLIPKENS IN DOUBLES
Ana Ivanovic will delight the centre-court crowds on Day One of the ASB Classic as she competes in Doubles alongside Kirsten Flipkens.
Ivanovic and Flipkens will play against the top seeds from the Czech Republic, Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka.
Hradecka and Hlavackova will be tough duo to beat, since they started playing together in 2008 they have captured 11 titles. Their biggest triumph in the first few years of their partnership came at the French Open in 2011.
Flipkens won her singles match on centre court Monday morning. She defeated Tereza Martincova 6-4, 6-3 in the final round of qualifying to gain a place in the main draw of the women's singles.
In the singles Ivanovic is facing a qualifier in the first round.