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Isner-Mahut rematch rhetoric ramps up

Originally Published: June 13, 2011
By Kamakshi Tandon | Special to ESPN.com

WIMBLEDON, England -- No way. You're kidding. Get out. And, since this is tennis, you cannot be serious.

Yes, it happened. John Isner and Nicolas Mahut have been drawn to play in the first round of Wimbledon, again. A shout went up during the draw ceremony when their names were pulled out one after the other, jaws collectively dropping at a coincidence almost as freakish as their match last year. "Lightning strikes twice," said bemused referee Andrew Jarrett, holding the draw chip in his ...

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