Novak Djokovic and Marton Fucsovic are going face off in the 2nd round in Doha on Wednesday. They are scheduled to play as the second match on center court (the estimated start is 5.30 pm local time (3.30pm in Serbia).
Novak is already in his groove. After winning the prestigious Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi, the world no.1 demolished his friend Damir Dzumhur in the 1st round in Doha in just 55 minutes 6-1 6-2.
Currently ranked no.36, the Hungarian won his maiden title in Geneva last year and he is playing one of the best tennis of his career. Marton accessed to the second round in Doha after he dismissed Marius Copil 6-3 6-2.
Novak and Marton played each other only once and that was in the first round of the US Open this when the Hungarian managed to win a set against the Serbian legend before losing 6-3 3-6 6-4 6-0.
The favorite to get to the 3rd round in Doha is obviously Djokovic.