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John Isner beats Matt Kenseth in ping pong

Updated: July 5, 2010, 11:38 AM ET
By Adam Watson

John Isner may be the #19 ranked tennis player in the world, but he grew up in Greensboro, N.C.

That's NASCAR country.

So after breaking records at Wimbledon with the longest match in history, Isner spent this past weekend taking in the Sprint Cup Series race at Daytona.

"My older brother is a big fan of NASCAR, so I just followed in his footsteps. I'd never been to Daytona [before this], but I have been to a bunch of races," Isner said. "Growing up I liked Earnhardt and ...

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