Sam and Chloe Magee beaten in US Open quarter-finals

Sam and Chloe Magee are through to the last 16 of US Open

Sam and Chloe Magee are out of the mixed doubles at the US Open after losing to top seeds Maneepong Jongjit and Sapsiree Taerattanachai.

The Donegal brother and sister pairing started the quarter-final well taking the first game.

Their opponents from Thailand fought back to take a close second game before coming out on top 20-22, 21-18, 21-15.

In the singles, Irish number one Scott Evans lost his quarter-final against Tien Chen Chou of Chinese Taipei.

Chou showed his experience in winning the big points at the end of the first game which he won 21-19 and the number two seed wrapped up the victory by taking the second 21-11.