Wimbledon

Djokovic ends Anderson's dream

2015-07-07 15:26
Kevin Anderson acknowledges the crowd after his spectacular victory. (Kirsty Wigglesworth, AP)

London - World No 1 Novak Djokovic has won the deciding fifth set against South Africa's Kevin Anderson on Tuesday and earned a spot in the Wimbledon quarter-finals.

As it happened: Novak Djokovic v Kevin Anderson

Djokovic beat Anderson 6-7 (8/6), 6-7 (8/6), 6-1, 6-4, 7-5 on Tuesday in a match that lasted two days. After splitting the opening two sets on Monday, the match was suspended because of darkness.

Djokovic will next face Marin Cilic on Wednesday in the quarter-finals.

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