Malaysian Open: Somdev goes down fighting to Baghdatis

Kuala Lumpur: India`s Somdev Devvarman went down fighting 5-7, 4-6 to Cypriot Marcos Baghdatis in the men`s singles second round of Malaysian Open tennis here Wednesday.

It took Baghdatis, a former top 10 player, one hour and 46 minutes to overcome the 89th-ranked India.

It was the pair`s third meeting this season after BNP Paribas Open and Legg Mason Tennis Classic.