Philipp-Beck make runner-up finish in Eckental03.11.14
Philipp and his partner Andreas Beck fell to Ruben Bemelmans and Niels Desein in the Eckental Challenger final on Sunday.
The Belgian duo recorded a close 6-3, 4-6, 10-8 victory in 69 minutes.
Each team broke three times during the match, but Bemelmans and Desein won some crucial points to prevail in super tie-breaker.
Stats: aces (5-6), double faults (3-3), total points won (58-64).
The German pairing beat no.2 and no.4 seeds en-route to the final, but were not lucky enough to make one more win and lift the trophy.