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The longest match in tennis history

The Isner–Mahut match at the 2010 Wimbledon Championships is the longest tennis match in history. In total, the match took 11 hours, 5 minutes of play over three days. It remains by far the longest match in tennis history, measured both by time and number of games. The final set alone was longer than the previous longest match.


"Rugby World Cup final": South Africa defeats New Zealand

The final match of the 1995 Rugby World Cup was played in South Africa, between the host nation, South Africa and New Zealand. South Africa won the encounter by three points in their first Rugby World Cup Final. Unusually, the points were scored by only one player from each team.

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