Russian tennis player Andrey Rublev overcame the barrier of the first round of the Doha tournament, beating in two sets the Italian Andreas Seppi – 7/5, 6/1. For 1 hour and 15 minutes of the fight, the 68th racket of the world, 21-year-old Andrei, recorded five breaks and ten aces, having made a mistake three times in the presentation. 34-year-old Seppi, who occupies the 37th place in the world classification, twice took the opponent’s serve, made five aces and two double mistakes. Previously, the players have not met each other. In the second round of the competition Qatar ExxonMobil Open, Rublev .