Goran Ivanisevic Articles & Interviews




Australian Open - 1997 - Hopefully I can play better than today. Today's conditions were not easy, very windy, but I'm there and hitting the ball okay and still hit some aces with these balls.

Australian Open - 1997 - Yes, I think it's probably the best match I've ever played here. I don't know what I could do better today; I mean, I served great when I needed, I hit those forehands, backhands, I kept coming in, everything, I returned great

Australian Open - 1997 - It was unbelievable! I never played in such a condition before. I thought yesterday was tough and I practise, and I say, "Gee, I hope that I don't play today," I said yesterday, and then today is even worse

Australian Open - 1997 - It was not the greatest day, too many mistakes. He didn't have to do too much, he played his game, normal game, and I made too many mistakes, not enough first serves in from the back.

Italian Open - 1997 - I was very tired after playing a busy indoor season. I was sick of tennis. I had been playing lots of tournaments and then came Key Biscayne and the Davis Cup

Italian Open - 1997 - Yes, I think Iíve been very patient. This is my first tournament on clay after 5 weeks off. I wanted to do good and Iím doing better at every match.

Italian Open - 1997 - My goal is a Grand Slam title. I was very close to it twice. I think I have everything to win it. What you need is good luck and lots of concentration because itís a two-week tournament.

Ivanisevic Wins In Italian Indoors, March 2 1997 - Goran Ivanisevic won the quickest final in ATP Tour history Sunday, making short work of Sergi Bruguera 6-2, 6-2 in the Italian Indoors tournament.

The Newsweek Champions Cup - 12 March 1997 - He played good; I played bad. He served too good. I didn't have any chance on his serve. Played a bad game at 6-5 on my serve, another bad one where he broke me in the second set

Lipton Championships - 21 March 1997 - Goran Ivanisevic is into the third round with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Byron Black. First question for Goran, who has the most wins on Tour with 25 this year, just like last year at this time.

Lipton Championships - 23 March 1997 - Goran moves into the fourth round. Reached the final here last year. Leads the ATP Tour in match wins this year. Who would like the first question...

Lipton Championships - 25 March 1997 - Goran Ivanisevic moves into the quarterfinals with a 27-5 record, most wins on the ATP Tour this year. Will play the winner of Jim Courier and Richard Krajicek.

Lipton Championships - 27 March 1997 - After that five games went, I didn't see the ball.Not that he hit any winners, I just gave him, it was a nice present.

Lipton Championships - 1997 - I was happy that I came back. I was happy that I won a couple rounds. Especially I played good, I felt good, everything was working fine. I felt pretty much okay.

Great American Insurance ATP Championship - 6 August 1997 - When I am serving good like I did in the third set, because I am not serving hard, I hit a lot of angles and my serve is pretty deep.