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Old 11-03-2006, 09:01 AM   #8
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Interesting facts about tie-breaks:
Update: August 2014


The longest tie-break (singles):
20/18... six times
The longest tie-break (doubles):
J.Gunnarsson/M.Mortensen d. J.Frawley/V.Pecci 6-3 6-4 3-6 7-6(26/24). Wimbledon 1985
The longest tie-break (mixed doubles):
M.Louie/A.Lucchesi d. D.Desfor/H.Reid 6-2 6-7 7-6(18/16). US Open 1978

The longest tie-break in the deciding 3rd set:
G.Ivanisevic d. G.Rusedski 4-6 6-4 7-6(20/18). Queens Club 1997
The longest tie-break in the 5th set:
K.Flach d. D.Cahill 1-6 6-4 3-6 6-1 7-6(17/15). US Open 1987
The longest tie-break in the deciding set (doubles):
P.Goldstein/J.Thomas d. S.Aspelin/T.Perry 4-6 6-4 7-6(16/14). US Open 2004 ??
The longest "Champions Tie-break":
A.Montanes/R.Ramirez-Hidalgo d. S.Aspelin/F.Cermak 7-6 1-6 [23-21]. Estoril 2007

The most tie-breaks played in a career: Roger Federer & still counting
The most tie-breaks won in a career: 328 - Pete Sampras (overcome by Roger Federer, who still wins)
The most tie-breaks won within a season: 41 - John Isner (2012)
The most tie-breaks won in a row: 18 - Andy Roddick (2007)
The most tie-breaks lost in a row: 17 - Robin Haase (2012-13)
The most tie-breaks played in one event: 11 - Goran Ivanisevic (Wimbledon 1998)
The most tie-breaks won in one event: 8 - G.Ivanisevic (Wimbledon '98), W.Arthurs (Wimbledon '99), N.Djokovic (Wimbledon '07)
The most tie-breaks played in a row (consecutive sets): 7 - Ivo Karlovic (2003-04), Marat Safin (2004) & Mark Philippoussis (2005)
The most tie-breaks won in a row (consecutive sets): 5 - Mark Philippoussis (1997 & 2005) and Milos Raonic (2014)
The most tie-breaks lost in a row (consecutive sets): 6 - David Wheaton (1989)
The most tie-breaks won in the 5th set: 4 - Marat Safin & Aaron Krickstein Most lost: 4 - Ivan Lendl
The most tie-breaks won in the deciding 3rd set: 38 - Ivo Karlovic, 33 - Carlos Moya & Ivan Ljubicic Most lost: 31 - Safin
The most tie-breaks won in the deciding set in a row : 17 - Carlos Moya (2002-2008)
The most matches won in a row after 3rd set TB (consecutive matches): 5 - John Isner (Washington 2007)

Winning a tie-break despite trailing 0:6:
T.Woodbridge d. B.Gilbert 7-6(7) 6-3 [Sydney 1990]
J.Siemerink l. R.Krajicek 6-7 4-6 7-6 7-6(8) 4-6 [US Open 1994]

"Tie-break double bagel": M.Lee d. S.Schalken 7-6(0) 7-6(0) [Rotterdam 2002]
The most tie-break points played in a 2-setter: C.Pioline d. Y.El Aynaoui 7-6(8) 7-6(14) [Lyon 1993]


The longest tie-breaks outside the main-level:


Longest tie-break in ATP qualifying tournament:
A.Rahunen d P.Nyborg 7-6(24/22), 2-6, 6-3 (Copenhagen, 1992)
Longest tie-break in major qualifying tournament:
M.Llodra d. R.Fromberg 6-3, 6-7(19/21), 8-6 (Wimbledon, 2001)
Longest tie-break in Challengers:
M.Gallardo d. S.Giraldo 7-6(22/20), 6-2 (Campos do Jordao, 2005)
Longest tie-break in Futures:
B.Balleret d. G.Couillard 7-6(36/34), 6-1 (USA F1, 2013)
Longest tie-break in juniors:
R.Karanusic d. A.Roddick 4-6, 7-6(18/16), 7-5 (Mexico, 1999) ??
Longest tie-break in seniors:
G.Forget d. J.McEnroe 6-4, 7-6(20/18) (London, 2001)
Longest super TB in juniors:
H.Cunha d. U.Ignatik 4-2, 1-4, [31-29] (Roehamption, 2007)
Longest super TB in seniors:
T.Muster d. P.Cash 3-6, 6-3, [19-17] (Doha, 2006)
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