Tag Archives: Kevin Anderson

Washington: DelPo Wins His 15th Title

DelPo wins his 3rd Washington title (his 15th career title), after defeating Isner in three sets in the final (3-6 6-1 6-2)!  This is his 2nd title in 2013 (his 5th career title at the 500-level).  He’s now won 6 … Continue reading

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Madness! Injury Count Piles Up for 2012

**Updated Jan. 6, 2012 The 2012 season has barely begun but the injury count is piling up.  So far, the list of players who will miss the pre-AO tournaments and/or the Oz Open, and the list of players who are … Continue reading

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Funnies: A Victory Wink

JMDP celebrates after defeating Kevin Anderson 6-4 6-4 in Valencia.  He faces Sam Querrey in the QF.  Thanks queridorafa for the find! Proof that the first wink-and-fist-pump was no accident: Winking is a delicate art that involves ‘not looking like your contact … Continue reading

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A Valencia Tale

Del Potro had a comfortable R1 victory over Dmitry Tursunov at Valencia, 6-4 6-1.  Kevin Anderson is up next in R2 and he should provide a sterner test.  Last week in Vienna, JMDP was frankly a bit lucky to escape … Continue reading

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Vienna: Tsonga d. Del Potro 6-7 6-3 6-4

Tsonga defeats Del Potro in the final.  This is Tsonga’s first victory over JMDP in four meetings and Vienna is his 7th career title. The stats from this match:  The matched turned in the 2nd set, when JMDP’s first serve … Continue reading

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JMDP Reaches SFs in Vienna

JMDP is into the SF of the Erste Bank Open in Vienna, where he will face his first real challenge in Kevin Anderson.  I hope he pulls through and that a JMDP vs Tsonga final takes place in Vienna.  JMDP … Continue reading

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