Aisam ul Haq (Pakistan) and Dominic Inglot (Great Britain) won the Doubles Title of New York Open Indoor ATP World Tennis Championship played at the most unique and only Black Court Indoor Arena in Long Island.
In an absolutely thrilling encounter the Pak-Anglo pair beat the all American partners Reilly Opelka and Steve Johnson 7-6(5), 7-6(6).
In the first set Pak-Anglo duo took an early lead by breaking Opelka’s very first service game but were broken in 5th game. Thereafter, neither team could break serve and the set was then decided in tie break at 7/5 in favor of Aisam & Inglot.
In the second set again Anglo Pak pair got a break up advantage which was a snatched back by Americans.
Once again Aisam and Inglot broke the American’s serve but were again broken back when they were serving for the set.
Same seesaw continued in tiebreak which Aisam and Inglot finally close out the match with a score of 8/6.
This is Aisam’s 18th doubles title on ATP World Tour