Kevin Anderson

'It's terrible': Stunned Roger Federer feeling low after Wimbledon shock defeat

Federer's bid to win a ninth Wimbledon title came to an astonishing end as the defending champion collapsed to Kevin Anderson in a nail-biting four hour and 13-minute classic.

published on : 11th July 2018

Roger Federer suffers shock Wimbledon quarter-final loss to Kevin Anderson

It was Federer's earliest departure from Wimbledon since his shock second round defeat against Sergiy Stakhovsky in 2013.

published on : 11th July 2018

Mercurial Gael Monfils tames Sam Querrey to reach Wimbledon fourth round

Gael Monfils tamed the power of American Sam Querrey to reach the Wimbledon fourth round for the first time on Friday.

published on : 7th July 2018

Next African star at Wimbledon '10-20' years away: Kevin Anderson

The big South African Anderson, ranked at eight in the world, reached the Wimbledon last 16 on Friday for the fourth time.

published on : 6th July 2018

Roger Federer replaces Rafael Nadal as number one, Novak Djokovic on the slide

Rafael Nadal's surprise quarter-final exit at the Madrid Masters has seen the Spaniard replaced as world number one by Roger Federer.

published on : 14th May 2018

Strategy was always a strong part of my game: Gilles Simon

Ranked a humble 89, Simon landed without his coach and other support staff but was ready for the two Grand Slam finalists in 2017 at the Tata Open.

published on : 7th January 2018

Gilles Simon shocks Marin Clic to set up title clash with Anderson in Tata Maharashtra Open

Simon, who was once a top-10 player but now placed a humble 89th, shrugged off opening set debacle to stun Cilic, the 2017 Wimbledon finalist, in one hour and 51 minutes.

published on : 5th January 2018

Tata Open: Kevin Anderson prevails over Kukushkin, Marin Cilic outplays Herbert

Top seed Cilic from Croatia outplayed eighth seed Frenchman Pierre-Hugues Herbert 6-3 6-2 in 64 minutes while Anderson survived a mighty scare from a dogged Mikhail Kukushkin.

published on : 4th January 2018

Gutted yet pleased, Kevin Anderson hopes to build on US Open loss against Rafael Nadal

The big-serving 31-year-old Kevin Anderson fell to the top-ranked Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 at Arthur Ashe Stadium.

published on : 11th September 2017

Rafael Nadal encourages disaster victims fightback after US Open win

Rafael Nadal won his 16th Grand Slam title and third US Open crown by defeating South African 28th seed Kevin Anderson.

published on : 11th September 2017

Sweet 16: After two rough years, Rafael Nadal back on top at US Open

The Spanish tennis superstar overwhelmed Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 on Sunday to win his third championship at Flushing Meadows.

published on : 11th September 2017

Over the moon and onto flower pot, Kevin Anderson into US Open final

Kevin Anderson's joy and enthusiasm were evident after his impressive 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-4 win over Pablo Carreno Busta.

published on : 9th September 2017

Kevin Anderson ends South Africa's 52-year US Open final wait

Cliff Drysdale was the last South African man in the US final in 1965 but he was defeated by Manuel Santana.

published on : 9th September 2017

Patience pays off as Anderson blasts through US Open door

South African Kevin Anderson has reached a first Grand Slam semi-final at the 34th attempt and is in no mood to stop now.

published on : 9th September 2017

Kevin Anderson gives South African tennis massive boost

Football, rugby and cricket dominate the sport scene in the republic, taking most of the sponsorship money and the media space.

published on : 8th September 2017
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