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Paes-Reyes-Varela lose in doubles final in Chicago

September 09, 2018 11:51 AM

Punjab News Express/Balbir Singh
CHICAGO: Second seeded British pair of Luje Bambridge and Neal Skupski defeated Leander Paes of India and Miguel Angel Reyes-Varela of Mexico  in the doubles  finals of the $150,000 Challenger Tennis Tournament in Chicago. The match lasted 56 minutes and the Great Britain pair emerged winners in straight sets 6-3, 6-4.
The big server British pair fired half a dozen aces and committed just one double fault. Paes-Reyes-Varela niether committed even a single double fault and did not have any ace to their  credit. They saved one break point out of three. The Britishers did not face any break point.
Bambridge-Skupski won 2 out of three break points.
Paes-Reyes-Varela  had 84 per cent of their first serve in while Bambridge-Skupski recorded 62 per cent first serve in. Paes-Reyes-Varela  won 68 per cent (25/37) first service while their opponents got 87 pet cent (27/31).
The British pair won 40 of 50  total points while Paes-Reyes-Varela  won 31 out of 44 total points.

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