Tennis: Jeevan, Lopez are runners-up in Savannah

By Agency Published on May 07, 2018 04:36 PM IST

File photo of Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan.

New Delhi: India's Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan and his Spanish partner Enrique Lopez Perez settled for their second successive runner-up finish after losing the final of the  Savannah Challenger to Luke Bambridge and Akira Santillan.

The third seeded Indo-Spanish pair lost 2-6 2-6 to the unseeded Briton-Australia pair in the summit clash of the $ 75,000 event in Georgia, US.

In the previous event at Tallahassee, Jeevan and Lopez Perez had lost the final to Robert Galloway and Denis Kudla.

The left-handed Jeevan was playing his fourth final of the season, winning the Dallas event and ending runner-up at Lille.