Doha Tennis: Bautista meets in the final Basilashvili continues to shine
The Georgian managed to settle the set to his advantage with difficulty 7-6 (7-3). Georgia’s Nikoloz Basilashvili qualified for the Doha Open final with a two-set victory over American Taylor Fritz in friday’s semi-finals. Basilashvili, who eliminated Roger Federer from the quarter-finals, will face Spain’s Roberto Bautista Agut, who beat Russian Andrey Rublev in a 6-3, 6-3 victory. Basilashvili continued his victory over his opponent in the second set and easily settled the score in his favor 6-1 to win the match, which lasted for about an hour and 16 minutes.