25 Sep 2012

Maiden title win for American duo

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Nicolas Meister and Ryan Thacher

COSTA MESA, CA, USA: American duo Nicolas Meister, 23, and Ryan Thacher, 22, teamed up for only the second time and upset top seeds in doubles final.

Their previous outing together saw them reach the semifinal in Edwardsville, IL in mid-August but now, little over a month later, they claimed a first title together with a hard fought 46 76(6) [10-7] win over the number one seeds Devin Britton and Jeff Dadamo in an all-American final

For Meister, this was his second doubles title here in 2012 having won with Australian partner John Peers back in March whilst this was Thacher's first final appearance on the ITF Pro Circuit.