The one positive of this, even if some of it is depressing, is that there'll be life on the other side, writes Adriaan Basson.
John Isner has won his fifth Atlanta Open title with a win over Ryan Harrison to beat his fellow American in the final for the second straight year.
American John Isner showed why he is playing some of the best tennis of his career, beating Mischa Zverev in the quarter-finals of the Atlanta Open.
Top-seeded John Isner has won in his first match since a marathon loss at Wimbledon, beating Alex de Minaur of Australia in the Atlanta Open.
Second-seeded John Isner of America beat Canada's Vasek Pospisil in his opening match in the Atlanta Open.
Australia's Nick Kyrgios punched his ticket to the Atlanta Open final by ending the remarkable run of young upstart Yoshihito Nishioka.
Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka continued his remarkable run at the Atlanta Open, by stunning Horacio Zeballos 6-4, 6-4 to reach his maiden ATP Tour semi-final on Friday.
Reilly Opelka saved two match points en route to upsetting third seed Kevin Anderson at the ATP Tour's Atlanta Open.
The first stop of Mardy Fish's farewell tour ended quickly with a first-round loss to Israel's Dudi Sela in the Atlanta Open.
Defending champion John Isner reached his fourth Atlanta ATP final in five years with a straight-sets victory over Jack Sock.
Kevin Anderson made a disastrous return to the circuit when he was knocked out in his first game in Atlanta by Thiemo de Bakker.
Top seed John Isner booked his spot in his eighth Atlanta Open final, defeating Aussie Matthew Ebden in the semi-finals.
Marcos Baghdatis has beaten fifth-seeded Frances Tiafoe in the BB&T Atlanta Open to set up a quarter-final match against fourth-seeded Matthew Ebden.
John Isner has claimed his fourth ATP Atlanta title, saving a set-point in both sets en route to a 7-6 (8/6), 7-6 (9/7) win over Ryan Harrison.
John Isner won the tallest match-up in ATP World Tour history, beating Reilly Opelka on Saturday in the Atlanta Open semi-finals.
Three-time defending champion John Isner beat Taylor Fritz to advance to the Atlanta Open semi-finals.
Sy Lerman reports on 6ft 8in Kevin Anderson being upset by a 6ft 11in American youngster in Atlanta.
Big-serving American John Isner completed his Atlanta ATP hat-trick with a straight sets victory over Marcos Baghdatis.
Top seed John Isner has claimed the Atlanta Open title for the second successive year with adefeat of Israel's Dudi Sela.
John Isner has kept his Atlanta ATP title defense on track with a quarter-final victory over Australian Marinko Matosevic.
Top seed and defending champion John Isner saved two match points en route to a three-set victory over Robby Ginepri.
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