Kevin Anderson is a male South African tennis player who has represented South Africa in both Davis Cup play and in the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. In June 2006, he won a pair of USA Futures back to back in doubles. Anderson's most interesting result in 2007 was in September in the Challenger in New Orleans. He needed to qualify to make the main draw in both singles and doubles, and won all 13 matches that week to take the singles and doubles titles, beating 4 top-200 singles players and the top 3 seeded doubles teams. iN 2009, he won the San Remo, Italy Challenger in May, beating Blaž Kavčič in the final. HE won his first Grand Slam match at the 2010 US Open over Somdev Devvarman in straight sets, and backed it up with a five set win over th 26th seed Thomaz Bellucci. On 6 February 2011, he defeated Somdev Devvarman in his hometown of Johannesburg to capture the South African Open title for his first ATP-level event titlee.