TENNIS

Qatar Open Tennis Final: Khachanov Downs Mensik To Take Doha Title

Karen Khachanov downed 18-year-old Czech Jakub Mensik in straight sets to win the Qatar Open Tennis Title in Doha.

The second seeded Russian fended off four set points in the opener before claiming a 7-6 and 6-4 victory to seal a sixth career ATP tour title.

Khachanov, who did not drop a set all week, is set to climb up two spots to 15th when the latest rankings are released.