Prakash-Ram lose Turkey challenger’s doubles finalMay 17th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Izmir (Turkey), May 17 (IANS) Prakash Amritraj and his Indian-origin American partner Rajeev Ram had to contend with the runners-up trophy in the 64,000 euros Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) challenger after a 3-6, 3-6 loss to top-seeded Israelis Jonathan Erlich and Harel Levy in the doubles final.
The title win Saturday fetched Erlich and Levy 3,950 euros and 90 ATP points while Prakash and Ram, pocketed 2,350 euros and 55 ATP points.
Prakash’s run in the singles event had got over in the quarter-final, going down 2-6, 4-6 to Czech Pavel Snobel.
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