Wimbledon 2018

Kevin Anderson hit the shot of Wimbledon with his left hand thanks to a childhood surgery and a forward-thinking dad

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

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Kevin Anderson defeated John Isner in a marathon match on Friday to earn a spot in the Wimbledon final.
On one of the most critical points of the match, Anderson hit what will likely go down as the shot of the tournament, recovering after a stumble to return a shot with his off hand and win the point.
Anderson later noted that his father had coached him to learn with his off hand while growing up, so it was a shot that he'd practiced more than one might expect.
It took six hours and 36 minutes to get the result, but Kevin Anderson made it through to the 2018...
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