Isner VS Mahut, Longest Tennis Match Record

Monday, October 8th 2012. | Longest


In 1973 the introduction of the tiebreak to reduce the records to be solved, but the pad is in fact among the Grand Slam, which uses only the U.S. Open in the final set tiebreak. Some others such as the Grand Slam Australian Open, French Open and Wimbledon to use profits in the final set of rules set. Thus, there could be a very long game until there is a winner. This never happened in the match at Wimbledon 2010 between Isner v. Mahut longest tennis match which is a record.

Nicolas Mahut VS John Isner

Nicolas Mahut VS John Isner

The match between Nicolas Mahut and John Isner is the longest professional tennis match, this match broke 2 pieces at a time record in terms of time and the game total, this record occurred in 2010 on a first-round Wimbledon match between John Isner and Nicolas Mahut on 22, 23, and June 24, 2010. This game broke the record as the longest tennis match and has a total of games at most.

To determine the winner of the match between Nicolas Mahut and John Isner takes 11 hours over 5 minutes and it takes 183 games to determine the winner of this match. This match is also the longest match that occurs in one set, the set to 5 in this game takes 8 hours over 11 minutes, and requires 138 games.

This is also the longest game played in 1 day. The 118’s first game in the fifth set, played on June 23, 2010, lasted for 7 hours and 6 minutes. This time the game is longer than the match-Hepner Nelson (Holder longest tennis game record for women) and all other matches in tennis history.

Vicki Nelson VS Jean Hepner

Vicki Nelson VS Jean Hepner

For women the longest women’s match record (with time) took place at a tennis tournament in Richmond, Virginia, in 1984, when it Vicki Nelson takes 6 hours, 31 minutes to beat Jean Hepner 6-4, 7-6. Tennis match between Vicki Nelson and Jean Hepner featured long rallies during the 29-minute and 643-shot, this rally is the longest in the history of professional tennis. This game has also completed the longest professional game in one day, while match between Nicolas Mahut and John Isner to be postponed twice postponed because of weather is dark and the match was completed over three days.

 

For the longest women’s match (with games) occurred in 1995 when Chanda Rubin beat Patricia Hy-Boulais 7-6 (4), 6-7 (5), 17-15 this game occurred in the second round at Wimbledon this game lasts 58 games in 3 hours 45 minutes. Of all the tennis matches that never happened, the match between Nicolas Mahut and John Isner is the longest tennis match ever played.


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