Younger Harrison, Christian, wins Futures event

by: Matt Cronin February 02, 2013

Christian Harrison wins his first career pro singles title at a Futures event in Sheffield, England, defeating Edward Corrie of Great Britain, 6-4, 2-6, 7-6 (5). The 18-year-old is the younger brother of American pro Ryan Harrison. It was Christian’s second consecutive singles final against Corrie; he lost last week in a Futures event in Preston, England.

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