Aisam, his partner face defeat in Parma Challenger doubles final


Lahore: Pakistan’s Aisam-ul-Haq and his partner Oliver Marach from Austria faced a defeat in the final of the Parma Challenger men’s doubles event.

The Pakistan-Austria duo were sent packing by the team of Simone Bolelli from Italy and Argentina’s Maximo Gonzalez. They lost both sets with the same score 6-3 and 6-3.

Earlier, Aisam and Marach had triumphed over Poland’s Romain Arneodo and Benoît Paire from France by 6-3 and 6-2 in the last-four stage to book their spot in the grand finale.