Josn Robert Isner is a sport enthusiast who found himself in playing tennis.
He was born in North Carolina in the U.S. on April 26, 1985.
During his childhood, he found sports to be very important to him and he eventually found himself in tennis.
He started to play tennis professionaly during age 11. He joined a few tennis clubs in Greensboro and he finished his high school education too.
He is very happy that he has a major in speech communication because he prooved his parents he could do it.
At the beginning of his career, he attended many minor tournaments that could kick his ranking up.
He eventually won his first tournaments, one od them being USA F14 Futures.
Later he was in tournaments in Washington where he beat a lot of players that were already pretty famous, such as Tommy Haas and Fael Monfils.
In just more than a month, he raised his ranking to no.193.
John mae his way to ATP tournaments where he didn’t have much luck because he got very strong opponents.
On US Open, he defeated Jarkko Nieminen and got recognized in the media.
He lost to Roger Federer, which wasn’t a surprise.
That year, he was added to the US Davis Cup team.
In 2008, he managed to get to Australian Open because a few sportsmen above him couldn’t go. He was defeated by Fabrice Santoro and later while teaming up with Ivo Karlović, he was beaten too.
He said that one of the greatest moments in his career was when he made it to top 100 thanks to beating a play who beat him a few years before,Tommy Haas.
His first French open and Wimbledon weren’t a blast. He lost in the first games of each, but he continued to pursue his career.
In 2009 he was in Australian Open and won the US Tennis Associations’ wildcard tournament.
His new coach, Craig Boynton, had a different approach on their trainings which helped Isner a lot.
In the spring of the same year, he made it to the quarterfinals of a championship in Houston.
His big spotlight opened when he defeated Amdy Roddick on the 2007 US Open. He then managed to get into top 40 of the world tennis players.
In 2010, he got his first ATP title and donated money to Haiti.
In 2010’s Australian Open, he made it to round of 16 but lost to Andy Murray.
Isner started to appear on Davis Cup too and he had to defeat the famous Novak Djokovic, who was the world no. 2. He lost.
He had to take a break because of his sholder which suffered pain since his 2010 US Open.
John later took a part in the Shangai Masters and he lost to Roger Federer again.
In 2011, he attended Heineken Open and wanted to defend his ATP saying.
He managed to get as far to playing with Marin Cilic to whom he lost after five sets.
In 2012, a huge thing happened for Isner. He beat the world’s second best player, Roger Federer in the Davis Cup.
Later he beat Novak Djokovic too and eventually made it to the top 10 world’s best players.
On a championship in Atlanta, he fough for his place in the finals but lost.
His sixth and seventh ATP titles came in 2013, and his eight and ninth came in 2014.
By now, he was only losing to Marin Cilic, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic. He rarely lost any other game.
2015 was big for Isner since he got his tenth ATP title and he again played in Australian Open.
He lost to the famous Rafael Nadal, but went to Wimbledon anyway.
For the first time since 2009, Isner didn’t get a title since he lost to Andy Murray, a famous player who was number one in that time.
In 2017, he played in Memphis and Houston. He attended Italian Open and competed at Wimbledon.
Isner had a lhirlfriend called Madfison McKinley to whom he is now engaged. They have been together since 2011 because they met at an ATP tournament.
Full name: John Robert Isner
Nick name: Isner
Date of birth: April 26, 1985
Birth place: Greensboro, North Carolina, U.S.
Occupation: professional tennis player
Education: Walter Hines Page Senior High School, University of Georgia
Personal Life and Family
Father name: Robert Isner
Mother name: Karen Isner
Brother name: Jordan Isner, Nathan Isner
Sister name: /
Marital status: dating
Girlfriend: Madison McKinley
Sexual Orientation: straight
Pet own: NA
Personal Look and Measurements
Height: 211 cm
Weight: 108 kg
Hair Color: Black
Eye color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: 15 (US)
Distinctive Features: very tall, big body
Net Worth and Salary
Net worth: $4 million
Interesting Facts about Josh Isner
He played the longest match in the world with Nicolas Mahut on Wimbledon. The game was played in a single day and it lasted about eleven hours and five minutes.
Isner says he never regrets stuff. His brother got married in 2012,but he didn’t attend it because he had a tournament. He says he doesn’t feel sorry.
Josh Isner is a famous tennis player whose estimated net worth is $4 million.