2015 US Open: Kevin Anderson Defeats Andy Murray

2015 US Open Fourth Round
Kevin Anderson (RSA) Defeats Andy Murray
6-7(5), 3-6, 7-6(2), 6-7(0)

US Open Kevin Anderson

Andy Murray was beaten by Kevin Anderson (RSA) in the fourth round of the 2015 US Open. The Scot lost the match 6-7(5), 3-6, 7-6(2), 6-7(0).

Andy Murray’s long run of Grand Slam quarter final appearances has come to end after he lost his fourth round match to South African Kevin Anderson. The Scot lost the match 6-7(5), 3-6, 7-6(2), 6-7(0).

Murray has not failed to reach the Quarter final of grand slam since the US Open in 2010. Murray will now journey home to Scotland to prepare for the semi final Davis Cup match with Australia.

Anderson’s victory sees him through to his first ever grand slam quarter final where he will face Stan Wawrinka.

New Head To Head Record

Andy Murray and Kevin Anderson have now met on 7 occasions and their head to head record now stands at 5-2 in Murray’s favour. Their previous match before today was on grass courts at the 2015 ATP 500 in Queens Club where Murray won 6-3, 6-4.

vs.
Andy Murray Kevin Anderson
5 Wins 2
0 Clay 0
2 Grass 0
3 Hard 2
0 Carpet 0
2 Grand Slams 1
1 Finals 0
0 Semi-Finals 0
Murray vs Anderson Previous Matches
Date Event Round Surface Winner Score
Aug 2015 US Open R16 Hard Anderson 6-7(5), 3-6, 7-6(2), 6-7(0)
Jun 2015 Queens Club W Grass Murray 6-3, 6-4
Mar 2015 Masters 1000 Miami R16 Hard Murray 6-4, 3-6, 6-3
Oct 2014 Valencia, Spain Q Hard Murray 6-7(3), 6-4, 6-4
Jun 2014 Wimbledon R16 Grass Murray 6-4, 6-3, 7-6(6)
Aug 2011 ATP Masters Canada R32 Hard Anderson 3-6, 1-6
Jan 2010 Australian Open R128 Hard Murray 6-1, 6-1, 6-2