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Injured Kevin Anderson to miss rest of 2019 tennis season

Anderson has appeared in just four tournaments, including Australian Open and Wimbledon, since winning the Maharashtra Open in Pune January. 

Sep 10, 2019, 09:55 AM IST

South Africa's Kevin Anderson pulls out of US Open with knee injury

South African tennis player Kevin Anderson has pulled out of the upcoming fourth and final major of the season i.e US Open due to a right knee injury. 

Aug 25, 2019, 13:51 PM IST

Miami Open: Roger Federer beats Kevin Anderson to set up generation clash with Shapovalov

Roger Federer gained a measure of revenge against Wimbledon nemesis Kevin Anderson, beating the South African 6-0 6-4 at the Miami Open on Thursday to set up a mouthwatering semi-final against a player barely half his age.

Mar 29, 2019, 09:35 AM IST

John Isner defeats Bernard Tomic to advance to New York Open quarters

Isner, who was knocked out in the first round of last month's Australian Open, is the tournament's top seed after South African Kevin Anderson withdrew with an elbow injury.

Feb 14, 2019, 09:52 AM IST

Australian Open: Dan Evans shoulders slim British hopes against Roger Federer

It was Evans` first win in the main draw of a Grand Slam in nearly two years, setting up a second round clash with Federer.

Jan 15, 2019, 17:44 PM IST

Novak Djokovic equals Rafael Nadal's record with 4th Mubadala title

With the win, Djokovic extended his dominance over Anderson, whose only victory in 10 matches against the Serbian came a decade ago in Miami.
 

Dec 30, 2018, 18:18 PM IST

World Tennis Championship: Rafael Nadal withdraws from third-place match

Nadal underwent a surgery on his right ankle last month after dealing with knee and abdominal issues.

Dec 29, 2018, 16:54 PM IST

Australian Open introduces final-set tiebreakers

In October, Wimbledon said that next year`s Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis Club would feature a tiebreak when the score reaches 12-12 in the final set of all matches.

Dec 21, 2018, 17:43 PM IST

ATP Finals: Normal service resumed as Federer breezes into semis

Record six-time champion Federer turned on the style to avenge this year`s gut-wrenching Wimbledon quarter-final defeat by Anderson in which he squandered a match point.

Nov 16, 2018, 13:59 PM IST

Laver Cup: Anderson beats Djokovic again as Team World hits back

The South African blasted 17 aces past the Serbian world number three in a 7-6(5) 5-7 10-6 victory as Team World rallied to win the final two matches

Sep 23, 2018, 12:41 PM IST

Europe leads Laver Cup despite shock defeat for star duo

Sock and Anderson found their rhythm in the second set, taking advantage of a Federer double fault at 4-4 in the 10-point match tiebreaker, holding on for a critical triumph

Sep 22, 2018, 15:49 PM IST

I was not patient with my tennis expectations: Novak Djokovic

The 31-year-old, who had to remain aloof from the tennis court because of an injury in the right elbow, described his mental, physical and emotional struggle reaching the Wimbledon title in an open letter.

Jul 22, 2018, 12:34 PM IST

Wimbledon 2018 final: Novak Djokovic vs Kevin Anderson - As it happened

Novak Djokovic and Kevin Anderson face each other for the final Wimbledon match. Out of the six encounters, Djokovic won five times over Anderson.

Jul 15, 2018, 18:16 PM IST

Wimbledon: Djokovic seeks rest and calm before final against Anderson

Both Novak Djokovic and Kevin Anderson played record-breaking, energy-sapping five-set semi-finals to reach the tournament`s finale. 

 

Jul 15, 2018, 16:07 PM IST

Kevin Anderson downs John Isner in ultra marathon five sets to reach Wimbledon final

History books will show that Anderson came out on top in a 7-6(6) 6-7(5) 6-7(9) 6-4 26-24 epic that lasted six hours and 36 minutes - the longest ever semi-final at Wimbledon - but those numbers fail to illustrate the astonishing feats of endurance shown by the two gladiators on the most famous stage in tennis.

Jul 14, 2018, 12:04 PM IST

Anderson topples marathon man Isner in longest ever Wimbledon semi-final

It was a case of better late than never as Kevin Anderson reached his first Wimbledon final with a heart-stopping 7-6(6) 6-7(5) 6-7(9) 6-4 26-24 win over the sport`s perennial marathon man John Isner on Friday.

Jul 14, 2018, 00:49 AM IST

8-time champion Roger Federer knocked out of Wimbledon by Kevin Anderson

Kevin Anderson becomes the first player from South Africa to reach the Wimbledon semi-final after he beat Roger Federer in his fifth attempt. 

Jul 11, 2018, 22:28 PM IST

Wimbledon 2018: Anderson ticking off the boxes, Federer up next

Anderson said that it's a pretty exciting opportunity to play Federer at Wimbledon.

Jul 10, 2018, 13:05 PM IST

French Open : Battling Argentine Diego Schwartzman recovers to knock out Kevin Anderson

Argentine Diego Schwartzman produced a remarkable fightback from two sets and a break down to beat South African Kevin Anderson 1-6 2-6 7-5 7-6(0) 6-2 and reach the French Open quarter-finals for the first time on Monday.

Jun 05, 2018, 09:14 AM IST

French Open: Battling Maximilian Marteter no match for rampant Nadal

Maximilian Marteter probably wondered what all the fuss was about when, two games into his first match against the best claycourt player ever on Monday, he led French Open champion Rafael Nadal 2-0 on the Spaniard`s favourite patch of red dirt.

Jun 05, 2018, 09:11 AM IST