Kevin Anderson

Born: May 18, 1986 (age 29)

Height: 6'7.5" (203cm)

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

Current Rank (May 2): No. 19 (1,840 points)
Kevin Anderson
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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
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: 'Progressing past fourth round would mean a lot to me'
World number 14 Kevin Anderson says that it would "mean a lot" to beat Britain's Andy Murray and progress into the quarter-finals of the US Open.
Sep 7, 03:35
Andy Murray of Great Britain reacts against Nick Kyrgios of Australia during their Men's Singles First Round match on day two of the 2015 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Chris
Andy Murray admits that Davis Cup is distraction
Andy Murray reveals that the Davis Cup is playing on his mind as he looks to reach the US Open final for the first time since winning the competition in 2012.
Sep 6, 22:37
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates defeating Milos Raonic of Canada in the quarter final during day seven of the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament at the Caja Magica on May 8, 2015
Andy Murray confident against big servers
World number three Andy Murray believes that his strength on the return is the main reason why he has success against big-serving opponents.
Sep 6, 17:31
Andy Murray observes a ball during the second round of the US Open on September 3, 2015
Andy Murray pleased with Thomaz Bellucci win
World number three Andy Murray feels that he "played well" in his third-round win over Thomaz Bellucci at the US Open.
Sep 6, 17:18
Andy Murray of Great Britain reacts against Nick Kyrgios of Australia during their Men's Singles First Round match on day two of the 2015 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Chris
Andy Murray: 'Extra rest helped me beat Thomaz Bellucci'
Andy Murray thanks the US Open organisers for giving him a night-session slot for his third-round match against Thomaz Bellucci.
Sep 6, 08:53
Andy Murray of Great Britain reacts against Nick Kyrgios of Australia during their Men's Singles First Round match on day two of the 2015 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Chris
Andy Murray: 'I had to stifle Thomaz Bellucci's momentum'
British number one Andy Murray reveals that it was important to halt the momentum of Thomaz Bellucci in his straight-sets win over the Brazilian at the US Open.
Sep 6, 04:17
Andy Murray of Great Britain reacts against Nick Kyrgios of Australia during their Men's Singles First Round match on day two of the 2015 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Chris
Result: Andy Murray eases into US Open fourth round
British number one Andy Murray defeats Thomaz Bellucci in straight sets to book his place in the fourth round of the US Open.
Sep 6, 04:01
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 seals fourth-round berth with victory over Dominic Thiem
Number 15 seed Kevin Anderson defeats Dominic Thiem in straight sets 6-3 7-6 7-6 to advance to the fourth round of the US Open.
Sep 6, 02:11
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 eases past Austin Krajicek to book place in third round
Kevin Anderson takes just 95 minutes to defeat American Austin Krajicek 6-3 6-4 6-2 in the second round of the US Open.
Sep 3, 23:00
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 grinds out win over Andrey Rublev
Kevin Anderson overcomes the spirited challenge of teenager Andrey Rublev to reach the second round of the US Open.
Sep 1, 23:28
Andy Murray of Great Britain poses with the winner's trophy after defeating Novak Djokovic of Serbia during the final of the Western & Southern Open at the Lindner Family Tennis Center on August 21, 2011
On this day: Andy Murray wins second Cincinnati Masters title
On this day in 2011, Andy Murray won his second Cincinnati Masters title after Novak Djokovic was forced to withdraw midway through the second set.
Aug 21, 08:00