sport news Jack Draper falls to serve and volley specialist Maxime Cressy in Eastbourne ... trends now
Yet it ended in a narrow defeat at Eastbourne where Maxime Cressy, the 6ft 6in serve and volleyer ranked 60th in the world, proved too much for the young Brit in the semi-finals.
There is no shame in losing to Cressy, who this week also defeated Britain’s top two ranked men in Cameron Norrie and Dan Evans en route to the final in East Sussex.
Jack Draper suffered a 7-6 6-7 6-3 defeat to Maxime Cressy in the semi-finals at Eastbourne
It is an indication of Draper’s lofty ambitions that he left court