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Player Profiles

Kevin Anderson

Kevin Anderson
Country:
South Africa
Birth Date:
18 May 1986
Birth Place:
Johannesburg, South Africa
Residence:
Delray Beach, FL, USA / Johann
Height:
6 ft. 8 in. (2.03 metres)
Weight:
197 lbs. (89.5 kilos)
Plays:
Right
17
Current Singles Ranking
84
Current Doubles Ranking

Tournament Info

Wimbledon Championships Played:
7
Events Entered:
Gentlemen's Singles
Best Singles Performance:
4th Round (2014)
Best Doubles Performance:
Quarter Finalist (2008)

Player Overview

Year turned pro:
2007
Career matches won:
161
Career matches lost:
124
Year to date matches won:
25
Year to date matches lost:
13
Current 52 week rank for singles:
17
Current 52 week rank for doubles:
84
High rank for singles:
17
High rank for doubles:
74
Career Prize Money:
$4,200,738 USD
Year to date prize money for singles:
$923,151 USD
Year to date prize money for doubles:
$92,317 USD

Grand Slam Singles Results

YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
20081ST1ST
20091ST
20101ST1ST1ST3RD
20111ST2ND2ND3RD
20123RD3RD1ST1ST
20134TH4TH3RD2ND
20144TH4TH4TH

Grand Slam Doubles Results

YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
2008QF
20091ST
20102ND
20111ST3RD
20133RD

Legend

WON = Champion
RUP = Runner Up
SF = Semi-Finalist
QF = Quarter-Finalist
4TH = Lost in Fourth Round
3RD = Lost in Third Round
2ND = Lost in Second Round
1ST = Lost in First Round
Bio information courtesy of the ATP

Biography

Big-serving South African Kevin Anderson was introduced to tennis at the age of six and later played competitively at the University of Illinois for three seasons (2005-07). Known for his giant 6'8 frame, Anderson's best Grand Slam performance came at the Australian Open in 2013 and French Open in 2014, where he reached the fourth round. Anderson, who trains in Chicago, is currently ranked in the top 20 players in the world and has won two singles titles on the ATP Tour, triumphing at the SA Tennis Open in February 2011 and Delray Beach in March 2012.

Centre Court - Gentlemen's Singles - Round 4
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Andy Murray GBR (3)
 
6
6
78
 
Kevin Anderson RSA (20)
 
4
3
66

Court 17 - Gentlemen's Singles - Round 3
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Kevin Anderson RSA (20)
 
4
6
2
6
6
 
Fabio Fognini ITA (16)
 
6
4
6
2
1

Court 18 - Gentlemen's Singles - Round 2
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Kevin Anderson RSA (20)
 
77
1
6
6
 

Court 16 - Gentlemen's Singles - Round 1
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Kevin Anderson RSA (20)
 
6
7
6
 
 
3
5
2

2014 Statistics

Wimbledon Singles Results
Round1R2R3R4RQFSFF
Sets played 3 4 5 3   
Tie breaks played 0 1 0 1   
Total games 29 39 43 32   
Winners 48 63 45 41   
Unforced errors 26 21 28 20   
Service points won 71 78 87 74   
Return games won 4 2 6 1   
Total points 101 122 135 101   
1st serves in 69 78 87 81   
% 1st serves in 70 68 70 65   
Total aces 23 24 16 9   
Total double faults 3 2 6 0   
1st serve points won 59 61 70 52   
% 1st serve points won 86 78 80 64   
% 2nd Serve points won 41 47 45 50   
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