ATP Tour

Anderson floors Wawrinka

2014-08-07 20:15
Kevin Anderson (AFP)

Toronto - Third-seeded Stanislas Wawrinka, the Australian Open champion, was knocked out of the Rogers Cup in the third round on Thursday, losing in straight sets to Kevin Anderson of South Africa.

Anderson won 7-6 (10/8), 7-5 and will face Grigor Dimitrov for a place in the semi-finals.

Results from the fourth day of the ATP Toronto Masters on Thursday (x denotes seeded player):

Third round
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA x13) bt Novak Djokovic (SRB x1) 6-2, 6-2
Andy Murray (GBR x8) bt Richard Gasquet (FRA x12) - walkover (abdominal strain)
Kevin Anderson (RSA) bt Stanislas Wawrinka (SUI x3) 7-6 (10/8), 7-5

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