Isner finally utilizing massive game
NEW YORK -- John Isner knew what to do all the way through five grueling sets against Andy Roddick in their third-round U.S. Open encounter, right up until the moment when Roddick swatted a forehand into the net on match point.
How to celebrate? That was a head-scratcher. Isner crouched, then tipped over onto the ground in a slightly awkward imitation of the old schoolkids' drill on what to do if you catch fire: Stop, drop and roll.
Isner had, in fact, played smoking-hot tennis ...
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2009 U.S. Open
Women's singles: Kim Clijsters, Belgium
Juan Martin del Potro, Argentina
Men's doubles: Lukas Dlouhy, Czech Republic and Leander Paes, India
Women's doubles: Serena and Venus Williams, United States
Mixed doubles: Carly Gullickson and Travis Parrott, United States
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