Wimbledon 2018

Roger Federer mortal after all and left to regret one that got away | Simon Cambers

6 days ago   |   By The Guardian

Everyone was talking about another classic final with Nadal, and maybe a ninth title for Federer, but the Swiss suffered on No 1 Court at the hands of the inspired Kevin Anderson No one saw that coming. Not Roger Federer, certainly not the 11,393 fans who had tickets for No 1 Court and probably not even Kevin Anderson, who played the match of his life. It was a match Federer could, probably should, have won and yet, he will now leave here wondering - probably like everyone else - how many more chances he will get to add to his eight Wimbledon titles. Related: Roger Federer stunned by Kevin...
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Anderson stuns Federer in quarter-final cliffhanger

Anderson stuns Federer in quarter-final cliffhanger

6 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

By Martyn Herman LONDON - Roger Federer's hopes of a ninth Wimbledon title bit the dust as South African Kevin Anderson recovered from two sets down to win a quarter-final cliffhanger 2-6 6-7(5) 7-5 6-4 13-11 on a tension-filled Court One on Wednesday. The 36-year-old Swiss, not playing on Centre Court for the first time since 2015, displayed his usual panache as he strolled through the opening two sets to stretch his streak of consecutive sets won at Wimbledon to 34. It was the biggest shock in a tournament already brimming with surprises, especially as Johannesburg Anderson had not even...
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Federer at a loss to explain quarter-final defeat

6 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

By Martyn Herman LONDON - Roger Federer found it hard to explain his shock quarter-final loss to South African Kevin Anderson at Wimbledon on Wednesday. The 36-year-old defending champion was a point away from a 12th consecutive straight-sets victory at the All England Club but ended up losing
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Roger Federer upset at Wimbledon

6 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Roger Federer out of Wimbledon after Kevin Anderson fights back from two sets down.
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Kevin Anderson defeats defending champion Roger Federer at Wimbledon

6 days 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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Roger Federer Upset In Five-Set Thriller vs. Kevin Anderson

6 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

There will be a new Wimbledon champion as Roger Federer was upset in a thrilling a five-set match against South Africa's Kevin Anderson in the quarterfinals.
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Twitter reacts to Roger Federer unraveling in stunning loss

6 days ago   |   By Yardbarker

Roger Federer appeared to have his match against Kevin Anderson wrapped up near the end of the third set Wednesday at Wimbledon. Until he didn't.He had match point for a clean straight-set win but, in a stunning reversal of fortune, ended up losing in five sets, 2-6, 6-7 (5), 7-5, 6-4, 13-11. It was just an incredible meltdown by one of the game's all-time greats. And it brought about some pretty big reactions on Twitter as well.
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Watch: Anderson upsets Federer in marathon thriller at Wimbledon

Watch: Anderson upsets Federer in marathon thriller at Wimbledon

6 days ago   |   By UPI

South Africa's Kevin Anderson upset top seed Roger Federer on Wednesday at Wimbledon, but needed 4:14 to complete the task in London.
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Roger Federer stopped in Wimbledon quarterfinals by South African Kevin Anderson

6 days ago   |   By Washingtonpost

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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Roger Federer Upset by Kevin Anderson, Fails to Advance to Wimbledon Semi-Finals

6 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Kevin Anderson rallied from two sets down to shock Roger Federer 2-6, 6-7 (5), 7-5, 6-4, 13-11 and move into the Wimbledon 2018 semi-finals on Wednesday after a four-hour war on Court No...
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Wimbledon 2018: Kevin Anderson shocks Roger Federer to claim marathon five-set victory

6 days ago   |   By Yardbarker

Watch as Kevin Anderson seals a shock five-set victory over defending champion Roger Federer to reach his first Wimbledon semi-final.
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Federer suffers shock Wimbledon quarter-final loss to Anderson

Federer suffers shock Wimbledon quarter-final loss to Anderson

6 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Roger Federer suffered a stunning Wimbledon exit as the defending champion blew a two-set lead and wasted a match point in a 2-6, 6-7 , 7-5, 6-4, 13-11 quarter-final defeat against South Africa's Kevin Anderson on Wednesday. Federer's bid to win a ninth Wimbledon title came to an astonishing
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Wimbledon: Anderson completes stunning comeback win over Federer

6 days ago   |   By The Irish Times

Defending champion had led by two sets to nil before South African
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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

6 days 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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Roger Federer loses epic stunner at Wimbledon

Roger Federer loses epic stunner at Wimbledon

6 days ago   |   By New York 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. 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...
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No. 1 seed Roger Federer suffers stunning upset in Wimbledon quarterfinals

No. 1 seed Roger Federer suffers stunning upset in Wimbledon quarterfinals

6 days ago   |   By USA Today

Roger Federer, an eight-time Wimbledon champ, had match point at 4-5 in the third set but couldn't put it away.
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Roger Federer stunned at Wimbledon by Kevin Anderson

6 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

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.
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.
Anderson hit 13 winners and just four...
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Defending champion Federer stunned by Anderson in thriller

6 days ago   |   By BBC

Roger Federer is out of Wimbledon after eighth seed Kevin Anderson fights back from two sets down in a gripping quarter-final.
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Roger Federer has been eliminated in the Wimbledon quarterfinals, losing 13-11 in the fifth set against Kevin Anderson

6 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

LONDON - Roger Federer has been eliminated in the Wimbledon quarterfinals, losing 13-11 in the fifth set against Kevin Anderson.
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Anderson stuns Federer in quarter-final cliffhanger

Anderson stuns Federer in quarter-final cliffhanger

6 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

By Martyn Herman LONDON - Kevin Anderson produced an astonishing fightback from two sets down to beat eight-time champion Roger Federer 2-6 6-7(5) 7-5 6-4 13-11 in a quarter-final cliffhanger at Wimbledon on Wednesday. The big South African's hopes looked forlorn as Federer skipped through
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