ATP Tour

Anderson floors Monaco

2013-05-08 18:39
Kevin Anderson (AP)
Cape Town - South Africa's Kevin Anderson has advanced to the third round of the Madrid Masters after defeating Argentina's Juan Monaco on Wednesday.

The South African No 1 won a tight encounter 7-6 (7/5), 3-6, 6-4.

Anderson will next face Czech sixth seed Tomas Berdych.

Results from the fifth day of the ATP Madrid Masters and WTA Madrid Open on Wednesday (x denotes seedin


Second round

Rafael Nadal (ESP x5) bt Benoit Paire (FRA) 6-3, 6-4
Thomas Berdych (CZE x6) bt Jerzy Janowicz (POL) 6-7 (3/7), 6-3, 6-2
Kei Nishikori (JPN x14) bt Viktor Troicki (SRB) 7-5, 6-2
Tommy Haas (GER x13) bt Tommy Robredo (ESP) 6-3, 7-5
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA x7) bt Robin Haase (NED) 7-6(7/5), 7-6(7/1)
Kevin Anderson (RSA) bt Juan Monaco (ARG) 7-6(7/5), 3-6, 6-4
David Ferrer (ESP x4) bt Denis Istomin (UZB) 7-5, 6-2


Second round

Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) bt Victoria Azarenka (BLR x3) 1-6, 6-2, 6-3
Kaia Kanepi (EST) bt Carla Suarez Navarro (ESP) 6-3, 6-1
Varvara Lepchenko (USA) bt Julia Goerges (GER) w/o
Maria Kirilenko (RUS x13) bt Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) 6-7 (5/7), 6-1, 6-4

Third round

Angelique Kerber (GER x6) bt Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS) 3-6, 6-4, 7-5

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