01 Jul Great Britain F8 Futures: Cluskey and King
Great Britain F8 Futures: Cluskey and King
After advancing to the second round, Barry King was defeated by no 3 seed Daniel Evans of Great Britain on a scoreline 6-3 6-7(2) 7-6(2) in the mens singles at the Great Britain F8 Futures in Manchester. Earlier in the week, James Cluskey faced no. 1 seed Jamie Baker (GBR) but was unfortunate to suffer a 6-1 6-2 defeat in the first round.
For the doubles event, King has partnered Ashwin Kumar (USA) and the no. 2 seeded pair defeated Rice (GBR) / Thornley (GBR) in the first round on a scoreline 6-3 3-6 [14-12]. James Cluskey has teamed up with Colin Ebelthite (AUS) and they had a 6-7(4) 6-3 [10-8] win over Arlidge (GBR) / Bradshaw (GBR) in the first round.