Winston-Salem R3 previews and picks: Anderson vs. Janowicz, Tsonga vs. Johnson

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AndersonOnly three all-seeded matchups will take place in the third round on Wednesday in Winston-Salem. One pits Kevin Anderson against Jerzy Janowicz and another will see Jo-Wilfried Tsonga face Steve Johnson.

(16) Jerzy Janowicz vs. (2) Kevin Anderson

Anderson and Janowicz will be going head-to-head for the third time in their careers when they clash in round three of the Winston-Salem Open on Wednesday afternoon. They most recently squared off at the U.S. Open last summer, when Anderson scored a 6-7(6), 6-2, 6-1, 6-3 victory. The 6’8” South African has won both of their previous meetings, having won their opening showdown 7-5, 7-6(9) on the clay courts of Monte-Carlo in 2013.

Janowicz is slumping down at No. 61 in the world, but he is no stranger to success at this event. The Pole finished runner-up last year and avenged his loss in the title match by hammering Lukas Rosol 6-3…

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