'No regrets' - Ireland's James McGee misses out on Australian Open at final hurdle
Published 16/01/2016 | 10:45
Ireland's James McGee has failed in his bid to make the main draw at the Australian Open in Melbourne.
The Castleknock native was beaten in straight sets by 151-ranked German Daniel Brands, 7-6 (7-1), 6-4.
McGee, ranked 191, was bidding to get to the first round for the first time in his career.
Afterwards he tweeted: “Tough loss today, Brands deserved it. No regrets as I gave everything. I'll be back stronger no doubt.”