08 Feb MLP Cup 2010: Oâ€™Brien and King Results from Germany
MLP Cup 2010: O’Brien and King Results from Germany
Barry King and Colin O’Brien 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 were seeded no. 3 faced Roman Jebavy (CZE) /Daniel Lustig (CZE) in the semi finals but were defeated on a scoreline 0-6 6-3 [10-6]. The Czech duo were the eventual winners of the mens doubles.
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. Desein was the winner of the mens singles defeating Schoorel (NED) in the final this weekend.