Kevin Anderson

Born: May 18, 1986 (age 31)

Height: 6'7.5" (203cm)

Hometown: Johannesburg, South Africa
Nationality: South Africa South African

Current Rank (Oct 9): No. 15 (2,470 points)
Kevin Anderson
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Rafael Nadal in action during the first round of the US Open on August 29, 2017
Result: Rafael Nadal eases past Kevin Anderson to win US Open
Rafael Nadal registers a straight-sets win over Kevin Anderson to win the US Open for the third time in his career.
Sep 11, 09:15
Rafael Nadal in action during the first round of the US Open on August 29, 2017
Result: Rafael Nadal to face Kevin Anderson in US Open final
Rafael Nadal and Kevin Anderson will contest the US Open final after they claimed four-set victories on Friday.
Sep 9, 09:15
Juan Martin Del Potro in action during the Olympics singles final on August 14, 2016
Result: Juan Martin del Potro stuns Roger Federer in US Open quarter-finals
Roger Federer misses out on a place in the US Open semi-finals after losing out in four sets to Juan Martin del Potro.
Sep 7, 09:17
Andy Murray goes for a forehand during the quarter-final match against Kyle Edmund at Queen's on June 17, 2016
Why Andy Murray has toughest draw at Wimbledon, despite Rafael Nadal exit
Defending champion Andy Murray is no longer required to face Rafael Nadal in order to reach the Wimbledon final, but he still remains with the toughest draw at SW19.
Jul 11, 16:44
Andy Murray reacts during the French Open final against Novak Djokovic on June 6, 2016
Result: Andy Murray battles past Benoit Paire at Wimbledon
World number one Andy Murray beats Benoit Paire in straight sets to reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals.
Jul 10, 16:54
Kyle Edmund of Great Britain serves during previews ahead of the Davis Cup World Group play-off tie between Croatia and Great Britain at Stadion Stella Maris on September 12, 2013
Result: Kyle Edmund loses in five sets to Kevin Anderson at French Open
British number two Kyle Edmund is out of the French Open after losing his third-round clash to Kevin Anderson in five sets.
Jun 3, 14:26
Kyle Edmund of Great Britain (L) shakes hands with Andy Murray of Great Britain (R) after victory in his Tie Break Tennis singles match on day four of the Statoil Masters Tennis at the Royal Albert Hall on December 5, 2015 in London, England.
Result: Andy Murray, Kyle Edmund progress at French Open
Andy Murray and Kyle Edmund both progress through to the last 32 of the French Open with wins over Martin Klizan and Renzo Olivo respectively.
Jun 1, 16:39
Andy Murray reacts during the French Open final against Novak Djokovic on June 6, 2016
Result: Andy Murray through to last eight in Cincinnati
Top seed Andy Murray is through to the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati Open with a straight-sets win over Kevin Anderson.
Aug 19, 03:49
Andy Murray hits a backhand during his semi-final match against Marin Cilic at Queen's on June 18, 2016
Result: Andy Murray comes through Cincinnati opener
British number one Andy Murray beats Juan Monaco in straight sets in their second-round clash at the Cincinnati Open.
Aug 18, 03:54
David Goffin celebrates winning his third-round match at the French Open on May 28, 2016
Result: David Goffin into round four at Wimbledon with victory over Denis Istomin
Denis Istomin sees his Wimbledon run come to an end at the third-round stage at the hands of number 11 seed David Goffin.
Jul 2, 19:31
Dennis Istomin of Uzbekistan celebrates victory in his second round match against Marin Cilic of Croatia during day four of the 2014 Sydney International on January 8, 2014
Result: Denis Istomin defeats Kevin Anderson in five-set epic at Wimbledon
Denis Istomin overturns a two-set deficit to edge out 20th seed Kevin Anderson in the first round at Wimbledon.
Jun 27, 16:45
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory in his men's singles match against David Ferrer of Spain during day two of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena on November 16, 2015
Andy Murray eyes record fifth Queen's Club title
Andy Murray confirms that in June he will play at the Queen's Club, where he will look to become the first ever five-time champion.
Jan 12, 12:01
Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates a point during the Swiss Indoors ATP 500 tennis tournament opening match against Lukas Rosol of Czech Republic at St Jakobshalle on October 26, 2015 in Basel, Switzerland.
Result: Rafael Nadal pips Kevin Anderson to quarter-final spot in Paris
Rafael Nadal beats Kevin Anderson 4-6 7-6(6) 6-2 to reach the quarter-finals of the Paris Masters.
Nov 5, 23:14
Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland returns a shot to Donald Young of the US during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 4 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 7, 2015 in New York.
Result: Stanislas Wawrinka stutters to Paris Masters victory over Viktor Troicki
Stanislas Wawrinka reaches the quarter-finals of the Paris Masters after defeating Serb Viktor Troicki 6-4 7-5 on Thursday.
Nov 5, 21:36
Kevin Anderson of South Africa returns a shot to Andrey Rublev of Russia during their Men's Singles First Round match on Day Two of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of t
Result: Kevin Anderson squeezes past gallant Dominic Thiem in Paris
Kevin Anderson needs two tie-break wins to edge out rising Austrian star Dominic Thiem and reach the third round of the Paris Masters.
Nov 4, 23:26
Kevin Anderson of South Africa returns a shot to Andrey Rublev of Russia during their Men's Singles First Round match on Day Two of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of t
Result: Kevin Anderson ousted by Steve Johnson in Erste Bank Open quarter-finals
Second seed Kevin Anderson is beaten by Steve Johnson in the quarter-finals of the Erste Bank Open in Vienna.
Oct 23, 17:00
Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates after winning the match against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia in their men's singles second round match on day 4 of Shanghai Rolex Masters at Qi Zhong Tennis Centre on October 14, 2015 in Shanghai, China.
Result: Rafael Nadal crushes Stanislas Wawrinka in Shanghai Masters quarter-finals
Rafael Nadal reaches just his third Masters 1000 semi-final of the year with a rapid 6-2 6-1 victory over Stanislas Wawrinka at the Shanghai Masters.
Oct 16, 11:00
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France celebrates a point against Tommy Robredo of Spain during their men's singles first round match on day 2 of Shanghai Rolex Masters at Qi Zhong Tennis Centre on October 12, 2015
Result: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga downs Kevin Anderson to reach Shanghai Masters semi-finals
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga battles past Kevin Anderson 7-6(6) 5-7 6-4 to reach the semi-finals of the Shanghai Masters.
Oct 16, 09:36
Kevin Anderson of South Africa reacts after beating Richard Gasquet of France in their men's singles match on day five of the 2015 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 23, 2015
Result: Kevin Anderson edges out Kei Nishikori in Shanghai Masters third round
Kevin Anderson comes through two tie-breaks against Kei Nishikori to reach the quarter-finals of the Shanghai Masters for the first time.
Oct 15, 12:17
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France reacts as he plays against to Marcel Granollers of Spain during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 2 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 2, 2015
Result: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga takes down Albert Ramos-Vinolas at Shanghai Masters
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beats Roger Federer's conqueror Albert Ramos-Vinolas in the last 16 of the Shanghai Masters 6-7(5) 7-5 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals.
Oct 15, 09:52
Kevin Anderson of South Africa returns a shot to Andrey Rublev of Russia during their Men's Singles First Round match on Day Two of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of t
Result: Kevin Anderson claims straight-sets win over Fabio Fognini in Shanghai
Kevin Anderson claims a straight-sets win over Fabio Fognini to reach the third round of the Shanghai Masters.
Oct 14, 09:48
Kevin Anderson of South Africa returns a shot to Andrey Rublev of Russia during their Men's Singles First Round match on Day Two of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of t
Result: Kevin Anderson through to second round of Shanghai Masters
Kevin Anderson moves into round two of the Shanghai Masters after defeating Tommy Haas in straight sets.
Oct 13, 10:34
Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland returns a shot to Donald Young of the US during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 4 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 7, 2015 in New York.
Stanislas Wawrinka: 'Roger Federer will feel nervous about facing me'
Stanislas Wawrinka believes that Roger Federer will feel "nervous" about playing him in the US Open semi-finals as the pair are now on the same "level".
Sep 10, 06:43
Kevin Anderson of South Africa returns a shot to Andrey Rublev of Russia during their Men's Singles First Round match on Day Two of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of t
Kevin Anderson admits to "tough lesson" after US Open defeat
Kevin Anderson admits that he learned a "tough lesson" in his US Open quarter-final defeat to Stanislas Wawrinka.
Sep 10, 05:59
Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland reacts during his Men's Singles Second Round match against Hyeon Chung of Korea on Day Four of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 3, 2015
Stanislas Wawrinka delighted with form
Stanislas Wawrinka admits that he is delighted with his form after setting up a US Open semi-final meeting with Roger Federer.
Sep 10, 05:15
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after defeating Leonardo Mayer of Argentina during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 1 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 1, 2015
Roger Federer: 'Stanislas Wawrinka will produce his best'
Roger Federer is certain that Stanislas Wawrinka will produce his best form when they meet in the US Open semi-finals.
Sep 10, 04:39
Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland returns a shot to Donald Young of the US during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 4 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 7, 2015 in New York.
Result: Stanislas Wawrinka brushes aside Kevin Anderson to reach US Open semi-final
Stanislas Wawrinka crushes first-time Grand Slam quarter-finalist Kevin Anderson 6-4 6-4 6-0 to reach the last-four stage of the US Open.
Sep 10, 01:25
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates winning second set tie break with Jamie Murray of Great Britian against Nicolas Mahut and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France in the doubles match during Day Two of the World Group Quarter Final Davis Cup match between Gre
Jamie Murray: 'Andy Murray will put US Open disappointment behind him'
Jamie Murray believes that his brother Andy Murray will bounce back from his early US Open exit in time for Great Britain's upcoming Davis Cup semi-final.
Sep 9, 22:14
Britain's Andy Murray gestures as he addresses a press conference after defeat in his men's singles final match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic on day fourteen of the 2015 Australian Open on February 1, 2015
Andy Murray: 'I need to rest and recover after US Open campaign'
British number one Andy Murray admits that his US Open campaign has left him feeling exhausted.
Sep 9, 01:16
Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland returns a shot to Donald Young of the US during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 4 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 7, 2015 in New York.
Kevin Anderson praises Stanislas Wawrinka ahead of US Open last-eight clash
Kevin Anderson praises the rise to prominence of Stanislas Wawrinka ahead of their US Open quarter-final.
Sep 8, 19:40
Kevin Anderson of South Africa returns a shot to Andrey Rublev of Russia during their Men's Singles First Round match on Day Two of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of t
Kevin Anderson: 'Reaching top 10 in world rankings would be a dream'
US Open quarter-finalist Kevin Anderson admits that reaching the top 10 in the world rankings would fulfil "a lifelong dream".
Sep 8, 19:16
Andy Murray in action in round two of the French Open on May 28, 2015
Andy Murray hints at lighter schedule to end 2015
British number one Andy Murray hints that he will keep tournament appearances down to a minimum during the final two-and-a-half months of the season.
Sep 8, 18:30
Andy Murray observes a ball during the second round of the US Open on September 3, 2015
Andy Murray: 'Speed of US Open courts are different'
Andy Murray feels that the Louis Armstrong court plays a lot faster than the court on Arthur Ashe Stadium at Flushing Meadows.
Sep 8, 17:57
Britain's Andy Murray gestures as he addresses a press conference after defeat in his men's singles final match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic on day fourteen of the 2015 Australian Open on February 1, 2015
Andy Murray rues missed chances in US Open fourth-round exit
Andy Murray concedes that he was unable to take his opportunities in his four-set defeat to Kevin Anderson at the US Open.
Sep 8, 04:14
Kevin Anderson in action on day one of the Australian Open on January 19, 2015
Kevin Anderson: 'I played the best match of my life to defeat Andy Murray'
Number 15 seed Kevin Anderson reveals that he played the best tennis of his career to defeat Andy Murray in four sets to advance to the quarter-finals of the US Open.
Sep 8, 03:26
 Andy Murray of Great Britain looks on in his semifinal match against Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic during day 11 of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 29, 2015
Result: Andy Murray crashes out of US Open in fourth-round defeat to Kevin Anderson
World number three Andy Murray crashes out of the US Open by losing in four sets to Kevin Anderson in round four of the competition.
Sep 8, 02:03
Donald Young of the US reacts to winning a point against Gilles Simon of France during their Men's Singles round 1 match at the US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on September 1, 2015
Stanislas Wawrinka: 'Donald Young plays better at home'
Fifth seed Stanislas Wawrinka believes that playing in America brings out the best in Donald Young, who he beat in the fourth round at the US Open.
Sep 8, 00:00
Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland returns a shot to Donald Young of the US during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 4 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 7, 2015 in New York.
Stanislas Wawrinka: "I wasn't there mentally"
Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka admits that he "wasn't there mentally" at times in his fourth-round US Open win over Donald Young.
Sep 7, 22:00
Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland returns a shot to Donald Young of the US during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 4 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 7, 2015 in New York.
Result: Stanislas Wawrinka survives Donald Young scare
Fifth seed Stanislas Wawrinka beats American Donald Young in four sets to secure a spot in the quarter-finals at the US Open.
Sep 7, 20:39
Andy Murray observes a ball during the second round of the US Open on September 3, 2015
Live Coverage: US Open - Day Eight - Andy Murray vs. Kevin Anderson
Sports Mole provides live text coverage of the US Open on day eight at Flushing Meadows.
Sep 7, 15:58