John Isner

John Isner tames Juan Martin del Potro in Paris Masters to keep ATP Finals' hopes alive

John Isner tames Juan Martin del Potro in Paris Masters to keep ATP Finals' hopes alive

Isner pushed on towards a Tour finals spot on Friday when he made it through to the semifinals of the Paris Masters with a 6-4, 6-7(5), 6-4 win against Argentine Del Potro as the tournament was hit by the withdrawal of Nadal.

Nov 04, 2017, 11:21 AM IST
John Isner downs Ryan Harrison to claim fourth ATP Atlanta title

John Isner downs Ryan Harrison to claim fourth ATP Atlanta title

Harrison, seeded fourth, was denied a second career ATP title, to go with his victory in Memphis in February.

Jul 31, 2017, 09:30 AM IST

BB&T Atlanta Open: John Isner beat Slovakia's Lukas Lacko to sail into semifinals

Seeking his fourth Atlanta title in five seasons, the big-serving Isner will face third-seeded Gilles Muller of Luxembourg. Muller beat American Tommy Paul 6-3 6-1.

Jul 29, 2017, 12:28 PM IST

ATP Hall of Fame Open: John Isner fires 20 aces to blast into Newport semis

Isner, ranked 21st, never faced a break point in the 73- minute triumph to book a Saturday date against countryman Bjorn Fratangelo on the grass at Newport, Rhode Island.

Jul 22, 2017, 10:08 AM IST
Italian Open: German talent Alexander Zverev becomes youngest Masters finalist in 10 years

Italian Open: German talent Alexander Zverev becomes youngest Masters finalist in 10 years

Djokovic was the previous youngest Masters finalist, going all the way to the title in Miami as a 19-year-old in 2007.

May 21, 2017, 00:22 AM IST
ATP: Jack Sock avoids upset, advances to the Houston semi-finals

ATP: Jack Sock avoids upset, advances to the Houston semi-finals

The 20-year-old Escobedo beat former tournament winner Isner despite posting just 10 aces to his opponent`s 35.

Apr 15, 2017, 11:21 AM IST
John Isner fires 26 aces to beat Yoshihito Nishioka at Memphis Open

John Isner fires 26 aces to beat Yoshihito Nishioka at Memphis Open

Isner defeats Japan`s Yoshihito Nishioka 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 to advance to the ATP Memphis Open quarter-finals.

Feb 16, 2017, 13:59 PM IST
Andy Murray says he wants to enjoy being World No. 1 as he could lose the numero uno spot at Tour Finals

Andy Murray says he wants to enjoy being World No. 1 as he could lose the numero uno spot at Tour Finals

Murray`s victory in Paris means the `Big Four` have now won 56 of the last 61 Masters events dating back to Monte Carlo in 2010, but the Scot`s return of just three Grand Slam titles leaves him well short of his rivals.

Nov 07, 2016, 09:51 AM IST
Andy Murray marks world top spot with Paris Masters triumph

Andy Murray marks world top spot with Paris Masters triumph

Murray, 29, will replace Novak Djokovic at the top of the rankings on Monday and claimed his eighth title of a remarkable season after extending his winning run to 19 matches.

Nov 06, 2016, 22:32 PM IST
Paris Masters: John Isner outlasts Jack Sock to make semis

Paris Masters: John Isner outlasts Jack Sock to make semis

Novak Djokovic, battling to hold onto his world number one ranking from the fast-charging Andy Murray, takes on Marin Cilic later.

Nov 04, 2016, 22:33 PM IST
Zika fears: Novak Djokovic still undecided on 2016 Rio Olympics participation

Zika fears: Novak Djokovic still undecided on 2016 Rio Olympics participation

Brazil has been most affected by the mosquito-borne virus that has spread rapidly through Latin America and the Caribbean.

Jul 02, 2016, 17:51 PM IST
Bernard Tomic lashes out at teammate Nick Kyrgios commitment after Davis Cup exit

Bernard Tomic lashes out at teammate Nick Kyrgios commitment after Davis Cup exit

Tomic challenged the commitment of Kyrgios to the Davis Cup competition.

Mar 06, 2016, 16:30 PM IST
Paris Masters: John Isner stuns Roger Federer

Paris Masters: John Isner stuns Roger Federer

Roger Federer was knocked out of the Paris Masters on Thursday by John Isner.

Nov 06, 2015, 05:40 AM IST
Paris Masters: Roger Federer thumps Andreas Seppi to reach third round

Paris Masters: Roger Federer thumps Andreas Seppi to reach third round

Federer will next face American John Isner for a place in the quarter-finals.

Nov 05, 2015, 10:40 AM IST
China Open: Novak Djokovic beats John Isner, meets David Ferrer in semis

China Open: Novak Djokovic beats John Isner, meets David Ferrer in semis

World number one Novak Djokovic defeated big-serving American John Isner in straight sets to reach the semi-finals of the China Open on Friday.

Oct 09, 2015, 23:52 PM IST
Rohan Bopanna ousted from China Open

Rohan Bopanna ousted from China Open

Beijing, Oct 7 (IANS) Top Indian tennis player Rohan Bopanna, partnering American John Isner, lost his men's doubles first round in straight sets at the $2.7 million China Open here on Wednesday.

Oct 07, 2015, 23:54 PM IST
US Open 2015: Roger Federer, Stan Wawrinka aim to end home hopes

US Open 2015: Roger Federer, Stan Wawrinka aim to end home hopes

Five-time champion Roger Federer and his French Open-winning compatriot Stan Wawrinka will look to end American hopes in the US Open men`s singles at the fourth round stage on Monday.

Sep 07, 2015, 12:07 PM IST
John Isner will `roll the dice` against Roger Federer

John Isner will `roll the dice` against Roger Federer

John Isner beat Roger Federer in the greatest win of his career three years ago. Now the hard-serving American will try to duplicate that effort to reach a US Open quarter-final.

Sep 06, 2015, 13:08 PM IST
Perfect 10 as Roger Federer beats Philipp Kohlschreiber to make US Open last 16

Perfect 10 as Roger Federer beats Philipp Kohlschreiber to make US Open last 16

Five-time champion Roger Federer defeated Germany`s Philipp Kohlschreiber for the 10th time in 10 meetings to reach the US Open last 16 on Saturday.

Sep 06, 2015, 00:24 AM IST
Grand Slam drought haunts US men as Open looms

Grand Slam drought haunts US men as Open looms

Not since Andy Roddick`s 2003 US Open victory has an American man captured a Grand Slam title, a drought of 47 events entering the US Open that starts Monday.

Aug 27, 2015, 09:54 AM IST