30 Jun Barry King in second round in Manchester
Barry King in second round in Manchester
Barry King has advanced to the second round of the mens singles after a 6-4 7-6(7) win over Andrew Fitzpatrick (GBR) in the first round. James Cluskey faced no. 1 seed Jamie Baker (GBR) but was unfortunate to suffer a 6-1 6-2 defeat in the first round. King’s next challenge is no 3 seed Daniel Evans of Great Britain.
For the doubles event, King has partnered Ashwin Kumar (USA) and the no. 2 seeded pair will play Rice (GBR) / Thornley (GBR) in the first round. Earlier this month, King/Kumar reached the semi finals of themens doubles at the Spain F20 Futures. James Cluskey has teamed up with Colin Ebelthite (AUS) and they will face Arlidge (GBR) / Bradshaw (GBR) in the first round.