Philipp finishes semi-finalist in Istanbul15.09.14
Philipp`s run at the Amex-Istanbul Challenger was ended on Saturday when he suffered a 6-3, 1-6, 3-6 semi-final loss to Tatsuma Ito of Japan.
The match lasted one hour and 41 minutes.
After taking the opening set, Philipp was broken twice in both second and third sets.
Stats: aces (9-2), double faults (5-6), total points won (66-85).
Philipp had previously scored three wins. He beat Baris Erguden, Fabrice Martin and Marcel Ilhan.