Longest Wimbledon singles tennis match
John Isner, Nicolas Mahut
11/5 hour(s):minute(s)
United Kingdom (Wimbledon, London)
John Isner (USA) and Nicolas Mahut (France) begun playing at the 2010 Wimbledon tournament at 6 pm on Tuesday 22 June 2010. But after two hours and 52 minutes, the matched was stopped due to fading light to resume on Wednesday 23 June. The two continued on to a fifth set when play was suspended again due to fading light. The match ended 24 June 2010 after 11 hours and five minutes.