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John Isner Wins Atlanta Open

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TweetJohn Isner defended his BB&T Atlanta Open title, beating the unseeded Israeli Dudi Sela 6-3, 6-4. The top seed served 15 aces and won 85% of his first serves. Isner’s return game was also effective. He had two break points in the match, and won them both. Sela did have a chance on the Isner […]

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John Isner to face Dudi Sela in Atlanta Open final

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TweetJohn Isner, the top seed and defending champion will get another chance to win big at the ATP 250 BB&T Atlanta Open after beating Jack Sock  7-5, 6-4 in their semi-final clash. Isner will meet unseeded Dudi Sela in the final. Sela beat Benjamin Becker 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 to reach his second ATP final. Isner […]

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Atlanta Open Quarter-final round up

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TweetJohn Isner, the tiebreak king, proved once more why he deserves that title as he edged eighth seed Marinko Matosevic 7-6 (8) in the first set of their quarter-final at the BB&T Atlanta Open. Once Isner had survived that close encounter, he broke for 4-3 in the second, and took the set 6-4 to reach […]

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Atlanta Open ATP Round up Day 4

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TweetTop seed John Isner had to battle past Robby Ginepri 4-6, 7-6 (5), 7-5 to make it through to the last eight of the ATP 250 BB&T Atlanta Open. Isner hit 30 aces to serve his way out of trouble as he was just a tiebreaker away from being upset by the world No.281. Eight […]

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Atlanta Day 3 Round up

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TweetIt was a mixed day for the seeded players at the BB&T Atlanta Open. 2009 U.S Open Series champion and ninth seed Sam Querrey was upset by Dudi Sela 6-2, 6-4. The Israeli’s return game was too good for Querrey who managed only 53 percent of his first serves in and could only stand by […]

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Isner and Cibulkova kick start US Open series in dramatic style

TweetJohn Isner and Dominika Cibulkova won the US Open series’ opening tournaments with dramatic 3 set wins that we can only hope were fore-shadowing. Isner’s win will certainly have generated strong interest if the excited crowd were anything to go by. The American beat Kevin Anderson 7-6 (2) in the third before the home crowd, […]

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