Haase runs double title miss in Marseille
Robin Haase at the ATP tournament in Marseille to the final of the dubbeltoernooi lost.
Together with the Brit Dominic Inglot he bowed out in two sets for the first-placed French duo of Julien Benneteau and Nicolas Mahut. It was 6-4, 6-7 (9), and 10-5 for the French.
Benneteau and Mahut took the first set thanks to two breaks against a Haase and Inglot. The Dutch-British duo had in the second set with a break, but then Haase for the setwinst served went wrong. In the tiebreak seemed Benneteau and Mahut then easily the party to attract.
The French took the first five points, but Haase and Inglot fought back and won still with 11-9. In the supertiebreak made the thuisfavorieten their first position on the plaatsingslijst still true.