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Australian Open: Aidan McHugh beaten in boys' semi-final

2018 Australian OpenDates: 15-28 January Venue: Melbourne ParkCoverage: Watch highlights on BBC Two, the BBC Sport website and app. Live commentary on the best matches on BBC Radio 5 live, 5 live sports extra and online.British junior Aidan McHugh missed out on a place in the Australian Open boys’ final as he went out in three sets to Chun Hsin Tseng of Chinese Taipei.The 17-year-old trailed 3-6 4-2 when rain halted the semi-final.Play was moved to Melbourne Park’s indoor courts, and Tseng broke serve at 4-4 in the decider before serving out a 6-3 5-7 6-4 win.

The Scot was trying to become the first British junior to reach a major final since Katie Swan in Melbourne in 2015.McHugh is mentored by British number one Andy Murray and coached by Toby Smith, brother of Davis Cup captain Leon Smith.Federer reaches Australian Open final after Chung retiresWhat next for Britain’s Kyle Edmund?Live scores, schedule and resultsBBC coverage timesFollow tennis with the BBCAlerts: Tennis news sent to your phone
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