Found June 25, 2012 on Tennis Panorama :
PLAYERS: John Isner
Eleventh seed, American John Isner in another five-set at Wimbledon lost to No. 73 Alejandro Falla of Colombia 6-4, 6-7 (7), 3-6, 7-6 (7), 7-5 in the first round of Wimbledon on Monday. Falla fought off 31 aces from the 6-foot-9 Isner in coming back from two sets to one down and surprisingly won 27 of 34 points at the net. “I didn’t put my opponent away.  I had my chances, and I didn’t do it,” Isner said.  “It’s all on me.  Was just not great on my part. “I had to take some time off after the French, and I was back and forth from North Carolina and Florida for family reasons.  But, no, I mean, I did what I normally do.  I felt fine coming into here. “It’s just now I get out there sometimes, and lately it’s happening quite a lot, and I get out there in the match and I’m just so clouded.  I just can’t seem ‑‑ I just can’t seem to figure things out.  I’m my own worst enemy out there.  It’s all mental for me, and it’s pretty poor on my part.” Isner added, “He

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