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LONDON – Sam Querrey withstood one other 5-set match, this time defeating Kevin Anderson on his sixth match level, to succeed in the quarterfinals at Wimbledon for the second yr in a row.

The twenty fourth-seeded American beat Anderson 5-7, 7-6 (5), 6-three, 6-7 (eleven), 6-three.

Within the earlier spherical, Querrey beat twelfth-seeded Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in 5 units. That match was suspended due to darkness with Querrey main 6-5 within the fifth set, and Querrey wanted solely 4 minutes to win when it resumed a day later.

Querrey has not been previous the quarterfinals, which he reached solely as soon as, in his earlier forty one appearances in the primary draw of a Grand Slam.

Anderson, who tied Querrey with 31 aces, reached the fourth spherical on the French Open in June and had twice beforehand reached the fourth spherical at Wimbledon.