If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, perhaps that's what drew Maria Sharapova to Novak Djokovic, if rumors of the two briefly dating can be believed.
Her presence in Djokovic's players box at the 2007 US Open sparked the speculation, although Djokovic tried to defuse it by pointing out that Robert De Niro was also in his players box at the time.
That the two were later seen singing and dancing out at a nightclub only added to the reports of a budding romance.
A courtside presence at virtually all of the other's biggest matches, Lleyton Hewitt and Kim Clijsters seemed to be a couple that would last.
In an interview with an Australian magazine in 2008, Berdych said Safarova was the face he was happiest to see in the stands.
After a two-year marriage to Brooke Shields, Agassi's divorce had been finalized in April of that year, and Graf's seven-year relationship with German race car driver Michael Bartels had fizzled. Interest in the two peaked at Wimbledon at 1974, when both won the singles championships. They subsequently became re-engaged, but separated for good in 1976.It was Simionescu who captured his attention, however, and the two started dating the following year.Just a month prior to getting married in 1980, Borg and Simionescu took part in a charity mixed doubles match against John Lloyd and Chris Evert-Lloyd dubbed the "Love Match." The married Lloyds won, 6-4, 6-3. While Mirka Vavrinec is most known for being a constant presence by Roger Federer's side and for acting as his manager, she was a former tennis pro as well.While Kirilenko knocked off former champion Maria Sharapova in the first round, Andreev couldn't pull off a similar upset and lost in the first round to Roger Federer.After starting to date in Miami early in the 2008 season, Gael Monfils and Dominika Cibulkova made frequent attempts to support the other by attending matches.