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Cypriot tennis player defeated in Swiss Indoors final
2005-10-31 16:21:22

Nicosia, Oct 31 (CNA) - Cypriot tennis player Marcos Baghdatis was defeated Sunday in the finals of the Swiss Indoors tournament by Fernando Gonzalez from Chile with 3-1.

20-year-old former Australian Open Junior winner Baghdatis, struggling with a thigh injury, won the first set with 6-7, but lost the other three with 6-3, 7-5 and 6-4.

Gonzalez, seeded fourth in the tournament, has won a tournament for the third time this season and the seventh time in his career.

Baghdatis played eight singles matches in nine days and also competed in qualifying and a first-round doubles match.

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