Isner, Rochus in Hall of Fame final in Newport
Saturday, July 9, 2011
NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) -- Top-seeded John Isner will play Olivier Rochus in the final at the Hall of Fame championship.
Isner advanced with a 7-5, 7-6 (4) victory over Tobais Kamke. Rochus made it to the championship match by beating qualifier Michael Yani 6-2, 6-4.
Isner is 6-foot-9 -- the second-tallest player on the ATP tour -- and Rochus is the smallest at 5-6.
Isner says it will make for some good pictures before and after the match.