Serbian tennis player Dusan Layovic overcame the barrier of the first round of the Doha tournament, having outplayed Frenchman Adrian Mannarino in two sets, 6/3, 7/6 (5). The fight lasted 1 hour and 35 minutes. The 48th racket of the world, 28-year-old Dusan, made three breaks and ace, making a mistake once in the pitch. 30-year-old Mannarino, who occupies the 42nd place in the world classification, twice took the pitch of an opponent, made three aces and two double mistakes. The Serb increased the lead in the players’ personal meetings – 2: 0. In the second round of the Qatar ExxonMobil Open competition, Lajovich .