John Isner “Tennis Tuesday”

Uploaded by on Jul 9, 2010

John Isner sits down with Houston Gaines ( to discuss his tennis, including his historic Wimbledon match. Part I of II.


In ATP World Tour Uncovered


Nicolas Mahut vs John Isner 59-59 – Wimbledon 2010 (1st Round) – 11 hours of match (1/2)

John is a fine player. Here is the info from wikipedia:

John Isner

Isner at the 2009 US Open
Country United States United States
Residence Tampa, Florida, U.S.
Born April 26, 1985 (1985-04-26) (age 26)
Greensboro, North Carolina, U.S.
Height 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)[1]
Weight 245 lb (111 kg)
College University of Georgia
Turned pro 2007
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Career prize money $3,114,711
Official web site
Career record 122–89
Career titles 3
Highest ranking No. 13 (February 20, 2012)
Current ranking No. 13 (February 20, 2012)
Grand Slam results
Australian Open 4R (2010)
French Open 3R (2010)
Wimbledon 2R (2010, 2011)
US Open QF (2011)
Career record 61–48
Career titles 3
Highest ranking No. 27 (May 17, 2010)
Current ranking No. 32 (August 30, 2010)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open QF (2009)
French Open 3R (2008)
US Open 2R (2009)
Last updated on: January 10, 2011[2].

John Robert Isner (born April 26, 1985) is an American professional tennis player. He achieved his career-high rank of no. 14 on February 13, 2012, and has been as high as the second-ranked American tennis player behind Andy Roddick or Mardy Fish.[4] His most famous victories were against Roger Federer in the Davis Cup encounter in February 2012, Roddick in the 2009 US Open, and against Nicolas Mahut at the 2010 Wimbledon Championships where he played the longest ever professional tennis match, which lasted 11 hours and 5 minutes over the course of three days.

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