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Stanislas Wawrinka - Kevin Anderson
US Open men - 9 September 2015

US Open – Follow the Tennis match between Stan Wawrinka and Kevin Anderson live with Eurosport. The match starts at 16:00 on 9 September 2015. Our live coverage lets you follow all the key moments as they happen.
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GAME, SET AND MATCH! - ANDERSON 4-6 4-6 0-6 WAWRINKA. Quite magnificent from Wawrinka as he seals the match with a third-set bagel. Stan the Man takes just an hour and 47 minutes to waltz into the last four where he looks likely to meet his compatriot Roger Federer.

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BREAK!- ANDERSON 4-6 4-6 0-5 WAWRINKA. What a disaster for Anderson. He has imploded on the big stage and his bid to be the first South African to reach the last four of the US Open since Johan Kriek in 1980 has turned into a nightmare.

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ANDERSON 4-6 4-6 0-4 WAWRINKA. Stan consolidates the double break and may as well break out a big fat cigar. Anderson is missing everything now and the fat lady is on her way to Armstrong Stadium for a sing along.

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BREAK!- ANDERSON 4-6 4-6 0-3 WAWRINKA. This one is surely all over bar the shouting. Anderson is crumbling and Stan takes full advantage, sealing the cushion of a double break. What happened to the Anderson that saw off Murray?

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ANDERSON 4-6 4-6 0-2 WAWRINKA. Stan consolidates to love. He's in a hurry to get this one in the bag with the threat of the impending rain later on.

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BREAK!- ANDERSON 4-6 4-6 0-1 WAWRINKA. You sense it's not just Anderson's serve that has been broken. The South African's spirit and belief are on the ropes. Stanimal is buoyant and makes an immediate breakthrough to 30. It's simple now - keep serving well from here and he'll be in the last four.

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SET!- ANDERSON 4-6 4-6 WAWRINKA. Stanimal takes a firm grip of this quarter-final by serving it out to 15. He's on course to repeat his best showing here, an appearance in the last four that he previously achieved in 2013.

 

BREAK! - ANDERSON 4-6 4-5 WAWRINKA. Finally a break and it's Stan once more! He will now serve for a two-set lead.

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ANDERSON 4-6 4-3 WAWRINKA. Stan holds to 30 before Anderson whistles through a much more impressive service game. Still waiting for one of these to buckle in the second.

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ANDERSON 4-6 3-2 WAWRINKA. Big Kev made to work extremely hard to stave off another barrage of attacks from Wawrinka. The South African saves break point and battles away at deuce before pulling off the hold.

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ANDERSON 4-6 2-2 WAWRINKA. A little bit of a wobble for fifth seed as he has to fight back from 0-30 to stay on serve at the start of this set.

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ANDERSON 4-6 1-1 WAWRINKA. Another case of blink and you'll miss it. Stanimal has a nice rhythm on serve at the moment and Anderson didn't really have a sniff.

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ANDERSON 4-6 1-0 WAWRINKA. Great response from Anderson as he storms through a love hold to get up and running in the second.

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SET! - ANDERSON 4-6 WAWRINKA. A casual fist pump by Wawrinka as he hammers in a brutal serve that big Kev can only block into the alley to seal the game and the opening set to 30. It's been a whistle-stop set full of dominant serve with that solitary break in the seventh game proving decisive.

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ANDERSON 4-5 WAWRINKA. Stan the Man threatens a double break to seal the set at 30-40 but Anderson finds the big serve that gave Andy Murray such little hope at a key moment to stay in this set. Wawrinka will now aim to serve it out.

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ANDERSON 3-5 WAWRINKA. Stan consolidates his break by sizzling a winner to force deuce after Anderson had threatened an immediate riposte. The Swiss looks on course for the opener.

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Anderson 3-4 Wawrinka. Break. A forehand goes long from Anderson as Wawrinka continues to apply the pressure. It brings up another break point for the Swiss player and this time he doesn't have to do anything to seal it. A nervy Anderson, who clearly is struggling with the situation a little, slaps down another double fault. Wawrinka has the lead.

 

Anderson 3-3 Wawrinka. Another hold to 15 for Wawrinka puts all the pressure back on the Anderson side of the net. Of the two players, Anderson is having the slightly harder time of it on serve so far.

 

Anderson 3-2 Wawrinka. Anderson finds himself in a slightly tougher spot when a second double fault allows Wawrinka to level at 30-all. A bachand error from the South African then sees Wawrinka earn himself an early break point. But Anders saves it with a booming forehand before going on to hold.

 

Anderson 2-2 Wawrinka. Anderson puts a booming forehand down at Wawrinka's feet and drawing the error on the Swiss player's forehand pick up attempt. But that is the only point Anderson manages to get against Wawrinka's serve as we continue on this early theme of easy holds.

 

Anderson 2-1 Wawrinka. An ace followed by a foerhand long from Wawrinka help Anderson post another hold to 15. The South African doing a good job in that game to show he is more than just the big serve, hustling Wawrinka in that final point of the game and eventually drawing the error from the Swiss player.

 

Anderson 1-1 Wawrinka. Wawrinka also races through an easy opening service hold, a backhand winner bringing up three game points, before a big serve helps seal the love hold for the French Open champion.

 

Anderson 1-0 Wawrinka. Anderson's only dropped point of the opening game comes when he slaps down a double fault. It comes early in the game but it doesn't seem to derail the South African as he goes on to hold with an ace out wide.

 

Okay, here we go. The players are just about ready and it will be Anderson to kick things off by serving first...

 
 

These two players have met each other seven times before. Interestingly, Anderson leads the way with four wins to three for Wawrinka. Even more interestingly, Anderson has won all four of most recent clashes - at the Indian Wells, Canada and Paris Masters last year and at Queen's this year. Wawrinka has been playing that down though: they have never faced each other in a best of five sets match before so this will be a different match all together. So Wawrinka reckons, anyway.

 

On account of the rain that has already affected today's schedule and is forecast to wreak havoc on the rest of tonight's and particularly tomorrow's order of play, French Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka's clash against Kevin Anderson has been moved out to Louis Armstrong.