Kevin Anderson was born in 1986 Johannesburg, South Africa to parents Michael and Barbara. Anderson used to competitively run 800m races, and moved on to playing tennis at the University of Illinois for three seasons perfecting his deadly serve before going professional.
Favouring hard surfaces Anderson began his professional tennis career in 2007, winning 3 ATP singles titles.
Country: SOUTH AFRICA
Birthplace: JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA
Turned Pro: 2007
Coach: BRAD STINE
Residence: GULF STREAM, FL, USA
Plays: RIGHT-HANDED, TWO-HANDED BACKHAND