Kevin Anderson: Five things to know about SA’s tennis star

The lanky bullet server the talk of the tennis town at the moment after surging into the final of this year’s US Open.

On Sunday, at 10pm (SA time), Kevin Anderson will attempt to become the first South African to win a singles title at the US Open when he faces Spanish giant Rafael Nadal in the men's final in New York.

Kevin Anderson: Five things to know about SA’s tennis star
Kevin Anderson: Five things to know about SA’s tennis star

Kevin Anderson: Five things to know about SA’s tennis star

The lanky bullet server the talk of the tennis town at the moment after surging into the final of this year’s US Open.

Brilliant Kevin Anderson charges into US Open final

Brilliant Kevin Anderson charges into US Open final

He becomes the first South African in 52 years to reach the showpiece match but has Rafael Nadal standing in his way.
Kevin Anderson can almost taste a historic final

Kevin Anderson can almost taste a historic final

South Africa’s tennis star is wary of his US Open semifinal opponent, Pablo Carreno Busta, but is dream is eminently realistic.
Kevin Anderson’s plan: I just pushed the reset button

Kevin Anderson’s plan: I just pushed the reset button

South Africa’s first Grand Slam semifinalist for 14 years took a leaf out of an old book to play himself into this position.
Breakthrough! Kevin Anderson reaches US open semis

Breakthrough! Kevin Anderson reaches US open semis

He’s the first South African to reach that stage in a Grand Slam since Wayne Ferreira in Australia in 2003.
It’s on at the US open as Kevin Anderson reaches last 8

It’s on at the US open as Kevin Anderson reaches last 8

The lanky South African reaches the quarterfinal stage for the second time in three years ar Flushing Meadows.
Kevin Anderson returns to US Open last eight

Kevin Anderson returns to US Open last eight

After lengthy battles with hip and leg injuries, South Africa’s Kevin Anderson reached the US Open quarter-finals on Sunday, laughing off his latest ailment — a broken nail ripped off his right foot.
Kevin Anderson marches on at US Open

Kevin Anderson marches on at US Open

But now comes the hard part for him: the fourth round, the stage where he tends to stumble a lot in Grand Slams.
Kevin Anderson thrives on family matters

Kevin Anderson thrives on family matters

South Africa’s leading men’s tennis player has made a fine start to the US Open and wants to go further … for his brother, Greg.
SA knocking but still no answer from Kevin Anderson

SA knocking but still no answer from Kevin Anderson

Davis Cup skipper Marcos Ondruska hasn’t given up hope yet over the future availability of local tennis’ leading player.

 

 

 

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