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Tennis Podcast, Wimbledon 2018: Tipping point reached after marathon day At Wimbledon

8 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

A memorable, bizarre, pulsating day at Wimbledon ended with Kevin Anderson in the men's singles final after a 6hr 36min epic, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal needing to come back out to continue battle today with Djokovic ahead, two sets to one, and a women's final likely to be delayed as a result.
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Wilander calls for fifth-set tiebreaks after six-hour semi-final

Wilander calls for fifth-set tiebreaks after six-hour semi-final

8 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

By Martyn Herman Tennis must see sense and bring in fifth-set tiebreaks to avoid the kind of marathon which saw Kevin Anderson outlast John Isner in a six hour, 36 minute Wimbledon semi-final on Friday, according to retired great Mats Wilander. South African Anderson eventually prevailed 26-24 in the
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Kevin Anderson edges John Isner in historic Wimbledon semi-final marathon; Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal to finish on Saturday

Kevin Anderson edges John Isner in historic Wimbledon semi-final marathon; Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal to finish on Saturday

8 days ago   |   By Live Tennis

History was made at Wimbledon on Friday as Kevin Anderson won the longest semi-final in the tournament's history against John Isner, while Novak Djokovic leads Rafael Nadal two-sets-to-one as their semi-final showdown resumes on Saturday.
Before a ball was struck, tennis pundits around the world were nervously joking that we could be in for another Isner-Mahut nightmare as the the big-serving American stepped out on Centre Court for his first Grand Slam semi-final against Roger Federer's conquerer Kevin Anderson.
And while we barely got halfway to that epic encounter from 2010, Isner still...
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