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Anderson falls to Goffin in Cincinnati

2018-08-17 20:20
Kevin Anderson
Kevin Anderson (AP)

Cape Town - South Africa's Kevin Anderson was eliminated in round of 16 of the Cincinnati Masters by Belgian David Goffin on Friday.

The sixth-seeded Anderson lost 6-2, 6-4 to 11th seeded Goffin.

Last weekend at the Toronto Masters, Anderson squandered a match point in a semi-final loss to Stefanos Tsitsipas from Greece.

Results from the ATP and WTA Cincinnati Masters tournament on Friday (x denotes seeding):

Men

3rd rd

Novak Djokovic (SRB x10) bt Grigor Dimitrov (BUL x5) 2-6, 6-3, 6-4

Marin Cilic (CRO x7) bt Karen Khachanov (RUS) 7-6 (7/5), 3-6, 6-4

David Goffin (BEL x11) bt Kevin Anderson (RSA x6) 6-2, 6-4

Juan Martn Del Potro (ARG x4) bt Nick Kyrgios (AUS x15) 7-6 (7/4), 6-7 (6/8), 6-2

Women

3rd rd

Simona Halep (ROM x1) bt Ashleigh Barty (AUS x16) 7-5, 6-4

Elina Svitolina (UKR x5) bt Amanda Anisimova (USA) 6-4, 6-4

Kiki Bertens (NED) bt Anett Kontaveit (EST) 6-3, 2-6, 6-3

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