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Anderson breaks losing duck

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Kevin Anderson (Gallo Images)
Kevin Anderson (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - South Africa’s Kevin Anderson ended a losing streak of three consecutive opening matches when he beat Serbia’s Viktor Troicki at the Toronto Masters 1000 event on Monday.

Anderson, who is unseeded for the tournament in Canada, won in straight sets, 7-6 (7/4), 6-3.

According to the official ATP website, the 30-year-old right-hander lost only five points on his first serve (29/34) and feasted on Troicki's second offering, winning almost 60 percent (10/18) of the Serb’s second-serve points.

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