Willis was last into the pre-qualifying competition for Wimbledon, where he played three matches and then battled through three more ties to book a place in not only his first Grand Slam event but his first main tour competition.
"It's all surreal, a little bit out of hand," said a shell-shocked Willis.
Ana Ivanovic caused a flutter in tennis circles by announcing her retirement at the age of 29 due to injuries, which had kept her out of action since August and dropped the Serbian to No 63 in the world rankings.
The Serbian spent 12 weeks as world No 1 in 2008 and won 15 singles titles in her career.
The breakup news has been confirmed by Ivanovic’s manager Gavin Versi, who said that Ivanovic will give no statements on her private life.
The relationship with Mark was Ivanovic’s third major love that we know about.
That staggering sum was then put into thrilling perspective courtesy of beefy 25-year-old Willis, nicknamed ' Cartman' after the South Park cartoon character and who had earned just in prize money this year before Monday.
This time Ivanovic was spotted in Scott’s camp during the 2011 President’s Cup.
Just hours after reading the news that former tennis prospect Nicole Vaidisova and Radek Stepanek are seeking divorce, tennis fan Curtis shared on Twitter that Ana Ivanovic is single again.
Her relationship with Novak Djokovic’s rich and handsome friend Mark Stillitano, which was revealed in January, has come to an end.
The Serbian beauty dated fellow tennis star Fernando Verdasco from the 2008 US Open until January 2009 and afterwards golfer Adam Scott, on and off from the beginning of 2009 until March/April 2012.
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