bb&t atlanta open: 29 july media notes - ATP

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BB&T ATLANTA OPEN: 29 JULY MEDIA NOTES Atlantic Station | Atlanta, Georgia, USA | 23-29 July 2018 Draw: S-28, D-16 | Prize Money: $668,460 | Surface: Hard ATP World Tour Info ATPWorldTour.com Twitter: @ATPWorldTour Facebook: @ATPWorldTour

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SINGLES & DOUBLES FINALS [1] John Isner (USA) vs [8] Ryan Harrison (USA)

Isner Leads 7-3

Isner 2018 Summary | 33 yrs old | World No. 9 | 23-12 in 2018 | 29-4 at event (2013-15, 17 Champion) | 13 Titles W: ATP Masters 1000 Miami (d. Zverev); SF: Wimbledon (l. to Anderson); QF: Houston (l. to Johnson); ATP Masters 1000 Madrid (l. to Zverev); Lyon (l. to Norrie) • Reached SF at Wimbledon, where he lost to Anderson in a three-tiebreak, five-set match that went to 26-24 in the final set after six and a half hours of play. • Defeated No. 3 Cilic, No. 6 Del Potro and No. 5 A. Zverev to capture 1st ATP Masters 1000 singles title at Miami. • Became oldest 1st-time ATP Masters 1000 champion at age 32 since series began in 1990. Harrison 2018 Summary | 26 years old | World No. 53 | 17-16 in 2018 | 12-6 at event (2017 F) | 1 Career Title F: Brisbane (l. to Kyrgios); QF: Acapulco (l. to Zverev) • Tournament note: Is 1st player to rally from a set down 4 times en route to a final since Gilles Simon at 2008 ATP Masters 1000 Madrid; also is 1st player to rally from a set down in all 4 matches of an event to reach final since Tommy Haas at 2001 ATP Masters 1000 Stuttgart. • Earned 3 wins in 3 sets to reach 3rd ATP World Tour singles final of career at Brisbane (l. to Kyrgios). • Enjoyed Top 20 wins over Isner and Schwartzman to reach Acapulco QF (l. to A. Zverev). BB&T Atlanta Open Aces 1st-Serve Percentage 1st-Serve Points Won 2nd-Serve Points Won Service Games Won Break Points Saved 1st-Serve Return Points Won 2nd-Serve Return Points Won Return Games Won Break Points Converted

John Isner 62 60% (128 of 212) 87% (111 of 128) 62% (52 of 84) 95% (37 of 39) 50% (2 of 4) 27% (32 of 118) 52% (56 of 107) 28% (10 of 36) 42% (10 of 24)

Ryan Harrison 40 60% (217 of 364) 76% (165 of 217) 53% (78 of 147) 89% (50 of 56) 79% (22 of 28) 25% (43 of 172) 48% (70 of 147) 22% (12 of 55) 57% (12 of 21)

BOLD: Leads all 28 players at BB&T Atlanta Open.

[3] Nicholas Monroe (USA)/John-Patrick Smith (AUS) vs [2] Ryan Harrison (USA)/Rajeev Ram (USA)

First Meeting

• Monroe and Smith are 12-13 as a team, having reached the F at Delray Beach. • Monroe owns 3 doubles titles, while Smith is in his first final seeking his first title. • Harrison and Ram are 5-1 as a team, playing in only their second tournament together. They had previously reached the QF in 2015 Miami. • Ram won the Atlanta doubles title in 2010 (w/ Lipsky); Harrison won the title in 2012 (w/ Ebden).

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BB&T ATLANTA OPEN: 28 JULY MEDIA NOTES Atlantic Station | Atlanta, Georgia, USA | 23-29 July 2018 Draw: S-28, D-16 | Prize Money: $668,460 | Surface: Hard ATP World Tour Info ATPWorldTour.com Twitter: @ATPWorldTour Facebook: @ATPWorldTour

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SINGLES SEMI-FINALS [1] John Isner (USA) vs [4] Matthew Ebden (AUS)

Isner Leads 3-1

12 ATP Masters 1000 Indian Wells (U.S.A.) 15 Wimbledon (Great Britain) 17 Newport (U.S.A.) 18 Australian Open (Australia)

6-4 7-5 6-2 7-6(8) 6-4 6-3 7-6(4) 6-4 3-6 6-3 6-3

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R16 R64 F R128

John Isner John Isner John Isner Matthew Ebden

Isner 2018 Summary | 33 yrs old |