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Ivo Karlovic sets the record in aces served

On clay

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score: 2-3* in 5th
ace count: 54
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Just insane. Previous was 51 at Wimbledon too, and that went to 12-10 in the fifth.
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That kinda sums up Dr Ivos game, 54 aces and he's in a 5th set..

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Re: Ivo Karlovic sets the record in aces served

Yeah, big thing to do it on clay, but unfortunately he'll lose anyway


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Re: Ivo Karlovic sets the record in aces served

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That kinda sums up Dr Ivos game, 54 aces and he's in a 5th set..
and is gonna lose the match

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Re: Ivo Karlovic sets the record in aces served

55*
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Re: Ivo Karlovic sets the record in aces served

Ended at 55

And still lost.
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Re: Ivo Karlovic sets the record in aces served

He had 41 after the first three sets too, then he started serving "badly".
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Re: Ivo Karlovic sets the record in aces served

Still, a record is a record

I like records So, great job, Karlovic
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Re: Ivo Karlovic sets the record in aces served

Stopped @ 55
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Re: Ivo Karlovic sets the record in aces served

if karlovic wouldn't get tired in any long grand slam matches he could hit 70 aces
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At one point a well-known book was offering over/under 99 aces, something like 4/1.
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From the top 4 ace record holders in a match 3 has lost the match.

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From the top 4 ace record holders in a match 3 has lost the match.
What are the top 4? Who played the one mentioned above, 12-10 in the fifth at Wimbledon? And is Agassi/Johannson, 2005 Aus Open in the top 4 too?

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