Result: Kyle Edmund loses out to Luke Saville

Kyle Edmund
© PA Photos
British junior Kyle Edmund crashes out of the Australian Open after a 7-5 7-5 loss to first seed Luke Saville.

British youngster Kyle Edmund has crashed out of the Australian Open boys competition following a straight-sets loss to Luke Saville.

After an impressive tournament, Edmund finally lost out to the first seed and home favourite Saville.

In a tight first set, Edmund's serve looked inconsistent and Saville took advantage later on in the opener by breaking the seventh seed.

The pair traded breaks of serve before Saville took the first set 7-5 in just under an hour.

Set two followed a similar pattern and Edmund's serve looked to have improved until late on in the set.

Saville took advantage of the Brit's mistake and served out to book a semi-final spot.

You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole



ATP RankingsPoints
1Scotland flag Andy Murray7,750
2Spain Rafael Nadal7,555
3Switzerland Roger Federer7,145
4Switzerland Stanislas Wawrinka5,780
5Serbia Novak Djokovic5,325
6Croatia Marin Cilic5,155
7Alexander Zverev4,470
8Austria Dominic Thiem4,030
9Japan Kei Nishikori3,285
10Canada Milos Raonic3,230
11Bulgaria Grigor Dimitrov3,070
12France Jo-Wilfried Tsonga2,770
13Belgium David Goffin2,560
14Spain Roberto Bautista Agut2,425
15Czech Republic Tomas Berdych2,390
16United States Jack Sock2,335
17Pablo Carreno Busta2,305
18Lucas Pouille2,220
19United States John Isner2,110
20United States Sam Querrey2,060