Athletistic / Tennis. Russian tennis player Pavel Kotov failed to qualify for the quarter-finals of the ATP-250 tournament in Doha (Qatar). Kotov lost to Frenchman Hugo Humbert in the 1/8 finals.

The match ended with Humbert winning with a score of 6:4, 6:1. The meeting lasted 1 hour 23 minutes.

Humbert had three aces, avoided double faults and converted three out of eight break points. Kotov served once, double-faulted and did not convert a single break point out of two.

Kotov successfully completed the first round of the Australian Open

In the quarter-finals of the Doha tournament, Humbert will face the winner of the match Gaël Monfils (France) – Zhang Zhizhen (China).