08 Mar Luxemburg Indoor Junior Open: Sam Barry / Slim Hamza win doubles
Luxemburg Indoor Junior Open: Sam Barry / Slim Hamza win doubles
Sam Barry travelled to Luxemburg last week for the Luxemburg Indoor Junior Open 2010.
In the doubles event, Barry and partner Slim Hamza (TUN) defeated Smola (POL) / Stakhovsky (UKR) on a scoreline 7-5 6-1 in the final of the boys doubles. In the semi finals, they had a 6-4 6-7(9) [10-7] win over Colella / Eremin.
Eighteen year old Barry from Limerick faced Gregoire Barrere (FRA) in the first round of the boys singles but was unfortunate to suffer a 3-6 7-6(5) 6-3 defeat.
Sam Barry who is currently ranked 84 reached the quarter finals of the boys singles at the Monastir ITF tournament in Tunisia in February and the second round of the boys singles at the Australian Open in January.