John Isner is a professional tennis player from the United States of America. He was born on 26th April 1985 in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA. Righty resides in Dallas, Texas, the South Central region of the United States. He is primarily known for his powerful serve in the men’s tennis world.
Who Are John Isner’s Parents and Brothers?
Isner’s father’s name is Robert, and his mother’s name is Karen. He has two brothers named Jordan and Nathan.
Who Is John Isner’s Wife and Children?
Isner married Madison on 2nd December 2017. He has a daughter and a son named Hunter Grace and John Hobbs.
How Tall Is The American Tennis Player Isner?
The American tennis player Isner’s height is six feet and ten inches(208 cm).
Did John Isner Graduate From College?
John Isner is a graduate of Walter Hines Page Senior High School in Greensboro. And he majored in speech communication at the University of Georgia.
Who Is John Isner’s Coach?
The former Australian tennis professional David Macpherson, the former coach of Bob and Mike Bryan, has been coaching John Isner since 2018.
John Isner Junior Career
One of the tallest men on the ATP Tour began playing tennis at the age of nine. According to ITF records, Isner competed in the junior tennis circuit from November 2000 to December 2002. During that period, he reached a career-high junior ranking of World No.93 on 30th December 2002.
John Isner ATP Career
The American turned professional in 2007. John Isner made his ATP main draw debut at the 2007 Newport Open as a wildcard entrant. He has won 16 ATP tour-level titles in 29 championship match appearances.
At the Grand Slam events, John Isner reached the semi-final at Wimbledon, quarterfinal at the US Open, fourth round at the Australian Open and French Open.
How Long Is The Longest Tennis Match Ever Played?
At the 2010 Wimbledon, John Isner and Nicolas Mahut’s first-round clash is the longest tennis match. The match was played over three days(suspended due to no natural light) and lasted a total of 11-hour and 5-minute(665 minutes). Notably, the fifth set alone lasted eight hours and 11 minutes.
However, John Isner eventually won (6-4, 3-6, 6-7, 7-6, 70-68) the match against Nicolas Mahut after several marathon rallies on the grass.
Exciting Facts About John Isner
John Isner enjoys playing poker, basketball, and fishing. He was voted ATP most improved player of the year in 2009 and is a fan of the NFL’s team Carolina Panthers.
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