Anderson wins dramatic final set 26-24; Will meet Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic in final on Sunday
Last Updated: 13/07/18 8:10pm
Kevin Anderson defeated John Isner in a record-breaking Grand Slam semi-final contest to reach the Wimbledon final.
The 33-year-old won a near three-hour long final set to become the first South African Wimbledon men’s singles finalist since Brian Norton in 1921, prevailing 7-6 (8-6) 6-7 (5-7) 6-7 (9-11) 6-4 26-24.
Anderson will now meet either world No 1 Rafael Nadal or three-time champion Novak Djokovic in Sunday’s showpiece after winning the longest ever singles semi-final at the All England Club.
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