French Open 2012: Kyle Edmund loses to Kimmer Coppejans

FRENCH OPEN

  • Venue: Roland Garros, Paris
  • Date: 27 May - 10 June

Coverage: Live text commentary on BBC Sport website from 13:00 BST; live commentary on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra and online from 13:00

Yorkshire's Kyle Edmund saw his French Open boys' singles campaign come to an end with a 6-4 6-3 defeat by sixth seed Kimmer Coppejans of Belgium.

The 17-year-old eliminated second seed Gianluigi Quinzi 7-6 (7-1) 1-6 6-4 in the third round to reach the last eight at a third successive Grand Slam.

But he could not reach the last four as Coppejans won in 75 minutes.

British top seeds Liam Broady and Josh Ward-Hibbert lost to Enzo Couacaud and Alexandre Favrot in the doubles.

The last British representatives in the junior tournament, Broady and Ward-Hibbert were beaten 3-6 6-3 10-8.