Rafa raising his level

Rafa raising his level

Kevin Anderson gave Rafael Nadal all he could handle in the first set on Sunday, but the No.3 seed clicked into a higher gear to book a place in the Australian Open quarterfinals.
AO Analyser: Rafa weathers the storm

AO Analyser: Rafa weathers the storm

AO Analyst Craig O’Shannessy looks at how Kevin Anderson had a golden chance to wrest control against Rafael Nadal on Sunday, but why the resilient Spaniard was able to stand firm.
Kevin Anderson
Country:
South Africa
Birth Date:
18 May 1986
Birth Place:
Johannesburg, South Africa
Residence:
Delray Beach, FL, USA / Johann
Height:
2.03 metres (6 ft. 8 in.)
Weight:
89.5 kilos (197 lbs.)
Plays:
Right
Rankings
15
Singles
60
Doubles

Tournament Info

Australian Opens Played:
8
Events Entered:
Men's Singles
Best Singles Performance:
4th Round (2013, 2014, 2015)
Best Doubles Performance:
3rd Round (2013)

Player Overview

Year turned pro:
2007
Career matches won:
179
Career matches lost:
138
Year to date matches won:
5
Year to date matches lost:
3
Current 52 week rank for singles:
15
Current 52 week rank for doubles:
60
High rank for singles:
15
High rank for doubles:
58
Career Prize Money:
$4,855,244 USD
Year to date prize money for singles:
$172,362 USD

Grand Slam Singles Results

YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
20081ST-1ST-
20091ST---
20101ST1ST1ST3RD
20111ST2ND2ND3RD
20123RD3RD1ST1ST
20134TH4TH3RD2ND
20144TH4TH4TH3RD
20154TH---

Grand Slam Doubles Results

YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
2008--QF-
2009--1ST-
2010---2ND
20111ST-3RD-
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
Rod Laver Arena - Men's Singles - Round 4
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
K.Anderson RSA (14)
 
5
1
4
 
R.Nadal ESP (3)
 
7
6
6
Show Court 2 - Men's Singles - Round 3
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
K.Anderson RSA (14)
 
6
77
78
 
R.Gasquet FRA (24)
 
4
63
66
Court 13 - Men's Singles - Round 2
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
K.Anderson RSA (14)
 
6
6
77
 
R.Berankis LTU 
 
2
2
63
Court 19 - Men's Singles - Round 1
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
K.Anderson RSA (14)
 
77
7
5
6
 
 
65
5
7
4
Compare Players
Round
1R
2R
3R
4R
QF
SF
F
Sets played
Tie Breaks played
Total Games
Winners
Unforced Errors
Service Points Won
Return Games Won
Total Points
1st Serves In
% 1st Serves In
Total Aces
Total Double Faults
1st Serve Points Won
% 1st Serve Points Won
% 2nd Serve Points Won
  • Kevin Anderson
  • Kevin Anderson
  • Kevin Anderson
  • Kevin Anderson
Post-Tournament
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