Doha: Novak Djokovic today defeated Andy Murray 6-3, 5-7, 6-4 to clinch the Doha title.
It was a fine performance by the 29-year-old and while expressing his happiness after the match he stated: “Best scenario I could ask for at the beginning of the season. Playing all five matches in this tournament and then three hours against No. 1 of the world, biggest rival, and winning in a thrilling marathon match.”
“It was a really, really thrilling performance from both of us. Just a great way to start the year.”
It was decent display by Murray as he gave some good competition to Djokovic during the second set and went on to drag the match till the end.