Kevin Anderson, John Isner play second longest match in Wimbledon history

By: Sports Desk |
Published: July 14, 2018 8:27:35 am

South Africa’s Kevin Anderson reacts after winning his semi final match against John Isner. (Reuters)

After a grueling semifinal clash against No. 9 seed John Isner, South Africa’s Kevin Anderson reached his first ever Wimbledon final on Friday night. The intense battle saw the two tennis stars going head-to-head for over 6 hours and 35 minutes, in a match that was termed as an “instant classic” by the commentators. The No. 9 seed Anderson will square off against the winner of Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, which was suspended after three sets, and will be continuing on Saturday.

Here are some of the interesting statistics from the John Isner and Kevin Anderson clash:

*  With a duration of 6 hours and 36 minutes, it was the second longest match in Wimbledon…

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