What has been the longest #tennis match ever played?

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What has been the longest tennis match ever played?

Answer

11 hours and 5 minutes. Nicolas Mahut and John Isner’s 2010 Wimbledon match spanned three days and was twice suspended for darkness. Isner won – and was promptly knocked out the next round. 

Source: The Red Bulletin

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