Isner vs Mahut Head to Head Stats

The most famous Isner vs Mahut match was in the 1st round of the 2010 Wimbledon Championships as the match currently holds the record for the longest tennis match on the ATP Tour (11 Hours and 5 Minutes).

In total John Isner and Nicolas Mahut have played each other a total of four times with Isner currently leading their H2H 3-1.

The last time they played each other was at the Hall of Fame Open in 2012 with Isner winning the match 6-2, 7-6.

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Isner vs Mahut Head to Head Stats

Isner vs Mahut Quick Facts

John IsnervsNicolas Mahut
1985Year born1982
2007 Year turned Pro2000
Right-handedPlaysRight-handed
Two-handed backhandBackhandOne-handed backhand
3Matches won1
74% (3/4)Winning Percentage25% (1/4)
0Matches won on a hard court0
0Matches won on clay0
3Matches won on grass1
0Matches won in Finals0
2Matches won in Grand Slam Tournaments0

Isner vs Mahut H2H Stats

Grand Slam Head to Head

YearGrand SlamRoundWinnerMatch Score
2011Wimbledon1st RoundIsner7-6, 6-2, 7-6
2010Wimbledon1st RoundIsner6-4, 3-6, 6-7, 7-6, 70-68

So far, Mahut and Isner have played each other a total of two times in grand slam tournaments (both at Wimbledon), with Isner leading their grand slam H2H 2-0.

Probably their most famous grand slam match was in the 1st round of Wimbledon in 2010, which was played over three days and lasted a record 11 hours and 5 minutes (see highlights below).

Head to Head by Court Surface

To date, all four of their matches have been on grass courts and they have yet to play each other on clay or hard courts.

Head to Head on Grass Courts

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2012Newport2nd RoundIsner6-2, 7-6
2011Wimbledon1st RoundIsner7-6, 6-2, 7-6
2010Wimbledon1st RoundIsner6-4, 3-6, 6-7, 7-6, 70-68
2008Queen’s Club1st RoundMahut7-5, 6-4

John Isner currently leads their H2H on grass with 3 wins to Mahut’s 1 win.

Isner vs Mahut Matches Played per Year

So far, Isner has dominated his H2H with Mahut, winning three out of the four matches they have played.

They have not played each other in singles since the 2012 tennis season as Mahut has been more focused on his doubles career over recent years.

YearMatches PlayedIsner WinsMahut WinsH2H (Isner – Mahut)
2008110-1
20090-1
2010111-1
2011112-1
2012113-1
20133-1
20143-1
20153-1
20163-1
20173-1
20183-1
20193-1
20203-1
20213-1
20223-1

Frequently Asked Questions about the Isner and Mahut Rivalry

How long was the Isner vs Mahut match at the 2010 Wimbledon?

Their match was played over three days and lasted a record 11 hours and 5 minutes.

How long did their final set at the 2010 Wimbledon last?

The fifth set lasted 8 hours, and 11 minutes which is still the record for the longest set in tennis.

How many aces did Isner hit in their match at the 2010 Wimbledon?

Isner hit a record 113 aces in the match.

How many aces did Mahut hit in their match at the 2010 Wimbledon?

Mahut hit 102 aces in the match.

Has Mahut ever beaten Isner?

Yes, Mahut beat Isner in the 1st round of the Queen’s Club Championships in 2008 (7-5, 6-4).

Who beat Isner after he beat Mahut in 2010 Wimbledon?

Understandably, Isner was beaten in the very next round by Thiemo de Bakker (0–6, 3–6, 2–6).