07 Dec Sam Barry wins Qatar F3 Futures!
Congratulations to Sam Barry who defeated Liam Brody (GBR) on Saturday 7th December to win Qatar’s F3 Futures on a scorleline of 7/6 6/4.
Barry got off to a strong start breaking Brody in the third game but an exchange of breaks in the opening set left him serving for 6-6 which he did comfortably. He won the first set with a tie-break score 7-2.
The second set went with serve with Barry winning his service game to love at 4-4 before breaking Brody’s serve and taking the match.
This is Sam Barry’s first final on the ITF pro circuit. His ATP ranking has jumped from 601 in Dec 2012 to 466 before today’s win which will provide a much deserved boost to his end of year points tally.