VALENCIA, Spain (AP) Tommy Robredo advanced to the second round of the Valencia Open by beating fifth-seeded John Isner 7-6 (3), 6-3 Tuesday.
Robredo saved five break points to force a first-set tiebreaker, which he dominated and won after the American netted a forehand.
In the second set, Robredo had no unforced errors and broke Isner before serving out the match at love.
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DAVIS CUP: U.S. IN CONTROL OVER SLOVAKIA
Isner, Querrey lead Americans to 2-0 lead in World Group Play-off
By Junior Williams
(September 12, 2014) HOFFMAN ESTATES, Illinois – Hours before the United States took on Slovakia at the Davis Cup World Group Play-off, U.S. captain Jim Courier was upbeat about his team’s prospects – telling a fan, “We’re ready for battle.”...
MASON, Ohio John Isner doesnt have any delusions of grandeur when it comes to his tennis game. He knows who he is. He knows when he plays the Novak Djokovics of the ATP tour he cant be ordinary.
Simply put, hes a better tennis player than me. He just is. His record proves that, said Isner. But on any given day, I think I can beat anyone.
Friday was such a day for Isner. The American...
Two-time defending champ John Isner advanced to the quarterfinal round of the Hall of Fame Tennis Championships by beating Adrian Mannarino of France 6-0, 7-6 (7) on Wednesday.
The 6-foot-9 Isner served 13 aces in the match that lasted just 59 minutes on Newport's grass courts.
It was a Wimbledon rematch for the pair. Isner retired in the third game of the previous match last...
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July 10, 2013
Reversing the result of their semifinal here a year ago, John Isner on Friday served his way past defending champion Kevin Anderson 6-2, 7-6 on a chilly night in the quarterfinals of the Delray Beach International.
It was a morale-boosting win for the 6-foot-9 American, whose confidence does not always match his stature on a tennis court.
Forced to miss the Australian Open with...
By Yeshayahu Ginsburg John Isner is honestly baffling as a player. He has probably the best serve in the world. It is certainly one of the biggest, it is quite accurate, and his height allows him to do things with it that most others can’t. Even when compared to similar players like Milos Raonic or Kevin Anderson, Isner’s serve just seems more effective. So it would stand to...
John Isner has withdrawn from the Australian Open due to a knee injury, leaving No. 22 Sam Querry as the highest-ranked U.S. man at the season's first Grand Slam tournament.
Isner, who spent 18 weeks in the top 10 before finishing last year at No. 14, injured his right knee at the Hopman Cup last week and had to withdraw from the international mixed team competition. He lost...
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January 09, 2013
Fans of John Isner shouldn't expect his on-court look to change anytime soon.
America's #1 ranked tennis player, Isner has renewed his partnership with Prince Global Sports. Isner will continue to rely on the Prince brand for both his racquet -- the Prince EXO3 Warrior 100 -- and his footwear. Isner has been an avid user of the Prince brand since 1994.