Prakash-Lester lose in Aptos challenger

Prakash Amritraj and Lester Cook went down in the doubles quarterfinals of the Aptos Challenger Tennis.

updated: July 23, 2008 18:15 IST
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Aptos (California):

Prakash Amritraj's doubles campaign in the $75,000 Aptos challenger came to an end when he and his American partner Lester Cook went down to Israelis Noam Okun and Amir Weintraub in the quarter-finals.

The Indo-American combine blew away a set lead, going down to Okun-Weintraub in the super tie-breaker 7-6 (3), 4-6, 5-10 of the hard court event here Thursday.

The Israeli combine next meet American-Philippine pair Kevin Kim and Cecil Mamiit who shocked top-seeded Americans Amer Delic and Tim Smyczek 7-5,6-4.