05 Feb MLP Cup 2010: King and Oâ€™Brien in Doubles Semi Finals
MLP Cup 2010: King and O’Brien in Doubles Semi Finals
Barry King and Colin O’Brien have progressed to the semi finals of the mens doubles at the MLP Cup 2010 in Germany.
They defeated Luxemburg duo Muller / Scheidweiler in the quarterfinals 6-4 1-6 [10-6] . The Irish pair who have been seeded no. 3 will now face the winner of Roman Jebavy (CZE) /Daniel Lustig (CZE) vs Dawid Olejniczak (POL) /Pavel Snobel (CZE) in the semi finals.
In the singles, Barry King was defeated in the second round by Daniel Lustig (CZE) on a scoreline 3-6 6-1 6-4. King had a 6-2 4-6 6-1 win over Patrick Lubanski (GER) in the first round.
Colin O’Brien faced no. 2 seed Niels Desein (BEL) earlier in the week and suffered a 6-7(3) 6-3 7-6(3) defeat in the first round of the mens singles.