11 Sep 2012

Brit claims third singles title of year

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GBR F15 2012 - Dan Evans and Josh Milton

ROEHAMPTON, LONDON, GREAT BRITAIN: Dan Evans third ITF Pro Circuit British singles title of 2012 equalled his feat of 2008.

Victory came in an all-British final where, as top seed, he defeated Josh Milton, the third seed, 63 61. Evans made it through the entire week of the tournament staged at the National Tennis Center without loss of a set.

The doubles final saw the top two seeded pairings clash with the title being decided on a match tie break after the two teams split the first two sets. The final score of 62 46 [12-10] was in favour of the number one seeds from South Africa, Jean Andersen and Ruan Roelofse, and gave them their second title from five finals in 2012.