John Isner

Isner-Mahut: Now You Can Re-live Tennis’s Longest Match

WASHINGTON, April 5, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Damian Kust is an American Studies major at the University of Gdańsk in Poland and writes for the Last Word on Tennis website. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, Kust no longer attends his […]

Isner Set To Return To River Oaks

HOUSTON, December 12, 2019 (Press Release) Top-ranked American John Isner has committed to play the Fayez Sarofim & Co. U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship. The 2013 tournament winner will return to River Oaks for the April 4-12 ATP 250 event. […]

Isner, Klahn Make “Three Big Guns Shot” In Chengdu

CHENGDU, September 25, 2019 (Press Release) Chengdu certainly has a unique variety of snacks, but few are as theatrical in their preparation as the famous San Da Pao, a snack with a name that literally translates to ‘Three Big Gun […]

39 Grand Slams, Two Legends, One Goal Of Winning Laver Cup

GENEVA, September 21, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) On Friday at the Laver Cup, when they weren’t getting in teammate Fabio Fognini’s ear, urging him to put aside negative thoughts while providing some insightful coaching advice, Team Europe’s Roger Federer and […]

Chengdu Open Highlights Strongest Entry Cut-Off

CHENGDU, August 15, 2019 (Press Release) The Asian Swing of tournaments on the ATP Tour is always an exciting time of the season. A different part of the world highlighting ancient cultures with different sounds and different cuisines, while the […]

Teenagers Not Named Coco Gauff Gaining Attention At Citi Open, Too

WASHINGTON, August 1, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) With top seeds Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys each making early exits from the Citi Open – eliminated during Tuesday’s first round – and 15-year-old American teen sensation Coco Gauff’s singles run ended, […]

Opelka Outlasts Isner At Atlanta Open

ATLANTA, July 25, 2019 (Press Release) Second round action on Wednesday at the 2019 BB&T Atlanta Open presented by First Data. That meant five-time champ, John Isner, under the lights on Stadium Court. Isner was facing one of only two […]

Isner To Challenge Federer In Miami Open Final

MIAMI, March 30, 2019 (by Sharada Rajagopalan) Friday’s men’s singles semi-finals at the Miami Open presented by Itaú featured two first-time matches that had a hefty age-difference between the contesting players. The 33-year-old defending champion John Isner took on Canadian qualifier Felix Auger-Aliassime, […]