Mankad-Scott in final, Somdev-Huey out of ATP ChallengerApril 11th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Baton Rouge (Louisiana), April 11 (IANS) India’s Harsh Mankad and his American partner Scott Oudsema advanced to the doubles final but Somdev Devvarman and Treat Conrad Huey of Philippines faltered in the semi-final in the $50,000 ATP challenger tennis.
Mankad and Scott overcame a late challenge from German Benedikt Dorsch and Australian Marinko Matosevic to win 6-3, 7-6 (10) here Friday.
In the final, the Indo-American pair play top seed American pair Rajeev Ram and Bobby Reynolds, who narrowly won against Somdev and Huey 6-3, 2-6, 10-6.
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