Roger Federer vs Kevin Anderson, Wimbledon 2018

Roger Federer was shocked by Kevin Anderson at Wimbledon

According to ESPN, it was the deepest Federer went in Wimbledon since the 2009 final against Andy Roddick. The powerful Argentinian has won five of his 15 matches against Nadal but lost to the world number one at two of the last three slams.

South African Kevin Anderson, another member of the over-30s club, is in his first ever Wimbledonq quarter-finals, and to be fair hasn't taken too long to get there either, having been taken to four sets just twice.

Roger Federer of Switzerland wipes his face during his men's singles match against France's Adrian Mannarino, on day seven of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Monday July 9, 2018.

It will be Djokovic's first semi-final at a major since the 2016 French Open when he completed the career Grand Slam. I had moments where I was great, I felt like I was reading his serve, other moments where I don't know where the hell I was moving to.

Yet once he had ended Federer´s run of holding serve for 85 consecutive games - a streak dating back to last year´s semi-final - Anderson´s confidence soared. "I've been building in the last couple of weeks and my level of tennis is going up", he said.

The women's semi-finals are set for Thursday.

Challenge to Section 377: SC frowns on Centre’s delay in filing response
Khanwilkar and Indu Malhotra , on Tuesday commenced hearing a batch of petitions and cross-petitions for and against the section. They should get jobs on merit, but we can not allow them to celebrate. "We want them to have a normal economic life.

Sei Young Kim breaks LPGA record with 31-under total
During her first season on the LPGA Tour , Kim won three tournaments to earn the Tour's Rookie of the Year award. To play that good, I mean, you have to play every shot pretty good.

Justin Bieber & Hailey Baldwin Caught Smooching In Public
Everybody knows that at a certain point in time that turned into something else, but that just happens when you're 18, 19. Hailey recently got personal about Biebs in an interview with the Sunday Times , saying: "It's a very mature situation".

"I just kept on telling myself I have to continue believing".

Anderson needed four more booming serves to reach a first Wimbledon semi-final, and he found them. That's the mindset you need against someone like Roger.

Djokovic, seeded 12th, incurred a warning for throwing his racket and was clearly frustrated, complaining of "double standards" when Nishikori was not punished for a racket throw. Kei did the same in the fourth set but wasn't warned.

"The umpire said he didn't see".

'I don't think it really mattered, to be honest.

Djokovic had been yearning for a Centre Court date, after playing as many games on Court Two as the main show court beforehand in this tournament. I've played Gael a few times, this was the first time I was able to beat him.

Related News:



Most liked

England target World Cup final but gifted Croatia stand in the way
He previously refereed Iran's 1-0 victory over Morocco and Argentina's thrilling 2-1 win over Nigeria. Odds on England to qualify are 8/13, while Croatia are 5/4.

Kent fans watch England in World Cup semi-final against Croatia
England's progress in Russian Federation has revived the Three Lions anthem - which includes the line " football's coming home ". The iconic Black Prince statue in City Square is now holding an England flag and its very own football. .

Cardi B Files $15 Million Countersuit Against Ex-Manager
Cardi B is now one of the hottest hip-hop artists with the success of her smash hit "Bodak Yellow" previous year . However, in one of the deals, he demanded 50% of her royalty fees from her contract with Atlantic Records.

Rory McIlroy notices improvements in his game ahead of The Open
The New Zealander had that putt for the title but missed on the high side and the pair were left to go back up the last. I said to my caddie (on the play-off hole) we've already made this putt, it can't be too hard . "These things happen.

DJI Mavic Pro 2 Makes First Appearance In The Wild!
The arms of this drone are also rounded rather than featuring sharp and defined edges as per the original model. Now a newly leaked picture seems to corroborate the story, with a drone bearing the name Mavic 2 on it.

Iranian oil imports dip 25 per cent in June
Speaking to Sky News Arabia, he said that a focus remains on denying "Iran the financial capacity to continue this bad behavior". Iran supplied 18.4 million tonnes of crude oil during April 2017 and January 2018 (first 10 months of 2017-18 fiscal).

Tory vice chairs quit over Brexit
The broadsheet version of Die Welt says the government is "wobbling" after the departure of Boris Johnson as Foreign Secretary. Davis said his job required "an enthusiastic believer in your approach, and not merely a reluctant conscript".

Like Every Mom, Kylie Jenner Struggles with Post-Baby Body Insecurities
She was always super insecure growing up with thin lips, even saying that boys didn't want to kiss her because of it. She continued: "I feel like I have fake abs now, it's just like, genetics".

Minnesota Dog Dies Just Weeks After Winning World’s Ugliest Dog Title
The dog had previously been rescued from a puppy mill in Missouri when she was five years old, according to the newspaper. Zsa Zsa is survived by her owners, Megan and Jesse Brainard, and her human little sister, 15-month-old Mareslie.

Timberlake showing England-Croatia before London show
I felt something odd in my knee and after talking with the doctor on the sideline we decided I should come off. As we regroup, he turns to me and says, "right that's enough, time to lift the tempo, let's get about them".

Duke and Duchess of Sussex arrive in Ireland on first worldwide trip
And in a cosy selfie with the designer a year ago , she wrote: 'Because lunch with @roland_mouret is the very best kind of lunch'. Harry and Meghan's engagements will include official meetings with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and President Michael D Higgins.

Neville thought 3 England stars would struggle at World Cup
Some Tottenham Hotspur fans have ripped into Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud after his France performance at the World Cup. We know what it takes and in such moments you forget any fatigue you may feel", said the 29-year-old Liverpool player.

Liverpool open talks with Stoke City over Xherdan Shaqiri transfer
Fekir, in any case, is still with France at the World Cup and would not be due to return to action until early-August. Shaqiri joined Stoke in 2015 from Inter Milan before going on to make 84 league appearances for the club.

Giant Diaper-Clad ‘Trump Baby’ Blimp Now Set for a World Tour
It urges demonstrators to 'be prepared to take to the streets in the most incredible protest in our history'. The Trump blimp baby is expected to make its debut during this time .

Israel to launch its first spacecraft to the moon
Along with Kahn, the Israeli Space Agency and US megadonor casino tycoon Sheldon Adelson are funding SpaceIL. SpaceIL will ship the as yet unnamed module to the United States in November ahead of the launch.