Tag: Kevin Anderson
Kevin Anderson has not been playing tennis in recent hard court events in Washington, Montreal and Cincinnati due to injury.
Anderson will play either Serbian Janko Tipsarevic or Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka for a place in the last 32.
Kevin Anderson said he was disappointed but ultimately knew it was the right long-term decision to make.
Two of Russia's young prospects, Karen Khachanov and Daniil Medvedev, were also Saturday winners.
Tiafoe came through the second round encounter 4-6, 6-4, 6-4, 7-5.
Djokovic claimed victory on a fifth match point against Kevin Anderson.
Djokovic has enjoyed a remarkable renaissance in the second half of the season after elbow surgery.
Roger Federer beat Kevin Anderson 6-4 6-3 to enter the semifinals of the ATP Finals.
Nishikori avoided a whitewash when he won the 12th game to ironic cheers from the crowd, but Anderson quickly closed out the win.
Kevin Anderson is the first South African to qualify for the ATP Finals since 1995.
The AELTC ruled that the tiebreak will be played when the score reaches 12-12 in the final set of all matches at the tournament, singles and doubles.
Alexander Zverev's victory over Kevin Anderson clinched the Laver Cup for Europe.
South African Anderson led the charge by blasting 17 aces past the Serbian world number three in a 7-6(5) 5-7 10-6 victory.
Kevin Anderson overcame difficult conditions to beat Jeremy Chardy 6-2 6-4 6-4.
The Greek who turns 20 on Sunday, will aim for the title against either top seed Rafael Nadal or Russian Karen Khachanov after saving a match point against Anderson.
Kevin Anderson was soundly beaten by Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon final.
Djokovic made only 13 unforced errors in the final as he offered more evidence that he is back to his best.
After all this was at 24-all in the fifth set of a semi-final against John Isner that had been going on for what seemed like forever but was in fact well past the 6-1/2 hour mark.
It was his first win against Federer at the fifth attempt and means he is the first player representing South Africa to reach the semi-final here since Kevin Curren in 1983.
Anderson, 32, pressured Kohlschreiber from the start and was gifted an early and decisive break as the German double-faulted and he netted a forehand in the second game.
Kevin Anderson is hoping to win his first clay-court tournament at the Estoril Open.
The South African collected his fourth career title, his first as a top seed.