Sam Walker and doubles partner Aleksandr Khanin made it through to the men’s doubles quarter-finals at the WTT Contender Novo Mesto in Slovenia.
The pair came through their last 16 clash 3-1 against Australian duo Dillon Chambers & Xavier Dixon today and were next due to face the second seeds, Liang Jingkun & Wang Chuqin of China.
However, they had to concede the match as Khanin was booked on a flight to Moscow which could not be changed.
Round of 16
Sam Walker & Aleksandr Khanin (BLR) bt Dillon Chambers & Xavier Dixon (AUS) 3-1 (11-8, 11-6, 9-11, 13-11)