Average tennis match time is less than three hours. The longest game in women’s history was played in 1984 and lasted about 6.5 hours. But the average time of women’s matches is not more than 2.5 hours.
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An average tennis match in the men's singles category at the U.S. Open in 2014 was two hours and 44 minutes. Less than 20 percent of that time was spent with the ball in play. The reason that a tennis match takes longer is because there are a lot of breaks in the game, including when the players change sides or at the end of each set.
The match is the longest match ever in a Tennis Open in terms of both time and games, lasting 183 games, and 11 hours and 5 minutes!
The game evolved over the 15th and 16th centuries, primarily played by nobles in France and England, and the first tennis racquet showed up in Italy during the year 1583. Fast forward to 1870 and the ‘All England Croquet Club,’ in Wimbledon, England was formed, which involved indoor tennis matches played between members of the upper class.
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A tennis match is made up of a series of points. In tennis, opposing players are on opposite sides of the net. Each point is started by a serve. The player that hits the serve is called the server. The server alternates between the two sides for every game played. To serve the tennis ball the server stands behind the baseline and between the ...