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Robertson and Wallwork lose in Swiss Open final

Nathan Robertson and Jenny Wallwork
Wallwork and Robertson are ranked number eight in the world

Nathan Robertson and Jenny Wallwork had to settle for the runners-up spot at the Swiss Open after losing in the final to Denmark's mixed pair.

The British duo were defeated 23-21 21-14 by fourth seeds Joachim Fischer Nielsen and Christinna Pedersen.

They led the first game 7-2 then fell behind before tying the scores at 19-19, eventually succumbing when the Danes took their third game point.

The Danes then eased through the next game, winning the match in 46 minutes.

Last week, Wallwork and Robertson - who are ranked number eight in the world and likely to Britain's top pair at the London 2012 Olympics - were beaten in the second round of the All England Championships.

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