Result: John Isner snatches victory from David Nalbandian

John Isner
© PA Photos
John Isner makes it through to the third round after a five-set thriller against David Nalbandian.

John Isner was forced into a five-round battle with David Nalbandian before sealing a 4-6 6-3 2-6 7-6 10-8 victory.

The American got off to a slow start, losing the first set to 87th-ranked Nalbandian.

Isner fought back in the second, before again dropping the third set.

The fourth set ended in a tense tie-break, which the 16th seed took to force a fifth.

The final set went with serve, with games tied at five apiece going into the fourth hour of the match, but Isner managed to edge the contest and reach the third round after a thrilling final set.

You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

ATP RankingsPoints
1Scotland flag Andy Murray7,750
2Spain Rafael Nadal7,555
3Switzerland Roger Federer7,145
4Switzerland Stanislas Wawrinka5,780
5Serbia Novak Djokovic5,325
6Croatia Marin Cilic5,155
7Alexander Zverev4,470
8Austria Dominic Thiem4,030
9Japan Kei Nishikori3,285
10Canada Milos Raonic3,230
11Bulgaria Grigor Dimitrov3,070
12France Jo-Wilfried Tsonga2,770
13Belgium David Goffin2,560
14Spain Roberto Bautista Agut2,425
15Czech Republic Tomas Berdych2,390
16United States Jack Sock2,335
17Pablo Carreno Busta2,305
18Lucas Pouille2,220
19United States John Isner2,110
20United States Sam Querrey2,060