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Isner wins five-set marathon

2012-01-18 11:58

Melbourne - American 16th seed John Isner outlasted Argentina's David Nalbandian in a five-set marathon to reach the third round at the Australian Open on Wednesday.

Isner downed Nalbandian 4-6, 6-3, 2-6, 7-6 (7/5), 10-8 in 4hr 41mins with the final set lasting 99 minutes.

AFP

Comments
  • BettingTennis - 2012-01-18 15:03

    Crazy match,but Nalby had in past problems with fit. and we all know Isner CAN play long matches(vs Mahut at wimbledon ;) I am so glad Big John won it $$$!!!

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