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Wimbledon 2018 results: Roger Federer stunned; Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic set for semis

4 monthes ago   |   By CBS Sports

Kevin Anderson will face American John Isner in one semifinal while Nadal and Djokovic meet again
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Roger Federer stopped in Wimbledon quarterfinals by South African Kevin Anderson

4 monthes ago   |   By The Washington Post

The eighth seed won the final three sets, 2-6, 6-7 (5), 7-5, 6-4, 13-11, to advance to his first Wimbledon semifinal.
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Federer wastes match point, loses to Anderson at Wimbledon

4 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

LONDON - Roger Federer was a point away from a rather tidy, straight-set victory in the Wimbledon quarterfinals. One lousy point. And then it all came apart for the eight-time champion against an opponent who'd never beaten him before nor made it this far at the All England Club. In a stunning turnaround in an unfamiliar setting - Court No. 1 instead of Centre Court - the No. 1-seeded Federer blew a match point and, eventually, all of a big lead in a 2-6, 6-7 (5), 7-5, 6-4, 13-11 loss to No. 8 Kevin Anderson on Wednesday. How hard was it to see this coming?
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Kevin Anderson defeats defending champion Roger Federer at Wimbledon

4 monthes ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

Kevin Anderson has eliminated defending champion Roger Federer from Wimbledon, scrambling back from a two-set deficit to win a marathon match, 2-6, 6-7 (5), 7-5, 6-4, 13-11. Anderson, who had never won a set against Federer before Wednesday, fell behind 2-0 and faced a match point in the third...
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Kevin Anderson surges from two sets down to stun Roger Federer in marathon Wimbledon quarter-final

Kevin Anderson surges from two sets down to stun Roger Federer in marathon Wimbledon quarter-final

4 monthes ago   |   By National Post

LONDON - Defending champion Roger Federer has been knocked out of Wimbledon after wasting a match point during a 2-6, 6-7 (5), 7-5, 6-4, 13-11 defeat to Kevin Anderson of South Africa on Wednesday.
Having saved Federer's only break point of a 90-minute fifth set at 3-4, Anderson took his first chance at 11-11 and then served out for victory. The 2017 U.S. Open runner-up triumphed in four hours and 14 minutes.
Federer had a match point at 5-4 in the third set, but struck a backhand into the net before the eighth-seeded Anderson broke in the following game and held serve.
Roger Federer walks...
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Roger Federer has been eliminated in the Wimbledon quarterfinals, losing 13-11 in the fifth set against Kevin Anderson

4 monthes ago   |   By Saint Louis Today

LONDON - Roger Federer has been eliminated in the Wimbledon quarterfinals, losing 13-11 in the fifth set against Kevin Anderson.
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The Latest: Federer knocked out of Wimbledon by Anderson

4 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

LONDON - The Latest from Wimbledon : 5:30 p.m. Defending champion Roger Federer has been knocked out of Wimbledon after wasting a match point during a 2-6, 6-7 (5), 7-5, 6-4, 13-11 defeat to Kevin Anderson of South Africa. Having saved Federer's only break point of a 90-minute fifth set at 3-4, Anderson took his first chance at 11-11 and then served out for victory. The 2017 U.S. Open runner-up triumphed in 4 hours and 14 minutes.
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Wimbledon 2018: Kevin Anderson rallies from two sets down to stun Roger Federer

Wimbledon 2018: Kevin Anderson rallies from two sets down to stun Roger Federer

4 monthes ago   |   By Sporting News

Federer's defense of the Wimbledon title is over after Anderson produced an epic comeback to reach the semifinals.
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South Africa's Kevin Anderson pulls off the stunning upset of Wimbledon with 3 straight set wins to knock off the seemingly invincible Roger Federer

South Africa's Kevin Anderson pulls off the stunning upset of Wimbledon with 3 straight set wins to knock off the seemingly invincible Roger Federer

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

South Africa's Kevin Anderson rallied from two sets down and match point to beat Roger Federer at Wimbledon on Wednesday.
Anderson's big serve and power seemed to bother Federer, who never seemed quite right.
Federer came into the match having won 32 straight sets while not dropping a service game since last year's Wimbledon.
South Africa's Kevin Anderson pulled off the upset of Wimbledon on Wednesday with a stunning rally to beat Roger Federer and advance to the semifinals.
The eighth-seeded Anderson trailed two sets to none and faced match point in the third set before staving off...
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