Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic overcame the barrier of the second round of the competition in Doha, beating Hungarian Marton Fucsovics in three sets – 4/6, 6/4, 6/1. The fight lasted 2 hours. The first racket of the world, 31-year-old Novak, recorded four breaks and five aces, making one mistake when serving. 26-year-old Fucsovics, occupying the 36th position in the world classification, twice took the pitch of an opponent, made six aces and three double mistakes. The Serb increased the lead in the players’ personal meetings – 2: 0.