The longest tennis match was played by Nicholas Mahut and John Isner. The match lasted over 3 days of playing as the lack of sunlight forced them to continue the match on another day. The last set alone was 68-70 with Isner winning.
As of June 2014, the longest game in tennis was in 2010 at the Wimbledon Championships. The match lasted 11 hours and five minutes in which John Isner defeated Nicolas Mahut.
At the 2010 Wimbledon tournament, John Isner defeated Nicolas Mahut in the first round. It was the longest recorded tennis match on record, lasting a total of 11 hours and 5 minutes, and being played on three consecutive days (6/22/10 - 6/24/10) before it was completed. The fifth set of the match was by far the longest in history, taking over 8 hours to complete, with Isner finally winning it 70-68.
When John Isner defeated Nicholas Mahut in the 2010 Wimbledon 70-68 in the final set.
The longest match of 2010 was also the longest match ever in professional tennis history.The match between US player John Isner and French player Nicolas Mahut extended over three days at Wimbledon, lasting a total of 11 hours and 5 minutes (183 games). Isner, the winner of the 2009 US Open, eventually prevailed.
There is no way of knowing how long the longest tennis match ever was, but the longest match in recorded history was the 2010 Wimbledon match between Isner and Mahut.The match set several tennis records, including:Longest match (11 hours, 5 minutes).Longest set (the fifth set required 8 hours, 11 minutes).Most games in a set (138 in the fifth set).Most games in a match (183).Most aces in a match by one player (Isner, 113).Total aces in a match (Mahut's 103 aces, the second highest number by a player in a match, brought the total to 216).Consecutive service games held (168: 84 for each player).
The longest match at Wimbledon was also the longest match in professional tennis history. It was a first-round match between John Isner (US) and Nicholas Mahut (France) and it lasted 11 hours and 5 minutes, played over 3 days. Isner won after 183 games, also the most ever. The players played for 2 hours the first day, 8 hours the second day, and just over an hour on the third day.
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What do you mean in long tennis?They give trophies and plates for winning or being a finalist of a tournament.John Isner and Nicholas Mahut's longest match, they were given special gifts (namely a crystal bowl and champagne flutes)
The longest tennis match was just recently in the 2010 Wimbledon, between John Isner and Nicolas Mahut. The match had a total playing time of 11 hours, 5 minutes, and consisted of 183 games. The match was suspended due to the issue of light and continued the next day. John Isner eventually won, but lost in 3 straight sets in a match lasting about an hour and fifteen minutes.
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