Stat of the Day: Andrey Rublev has now won 5 of the last 9 ATP 500s he’s played
He's also won 37 of his last 41 matches at that level.
Rublev roars past Vesely in Dubai to capture 10th ATP title
The 24-year-old won his second singles title in less than a week by beating qualifier Jiri Vesely 6-3, 6-4.
WATCH: Russia's Andrey Rublev, who won a doubles title last week alongside a Ukrainian, writes 'No War Please' on camera lens
The Russian had just beaten Poland's Hubert Hurkacz 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (5) in their Doha semifinal.
Daniil Medvedev to become new world No. 1 after Novak Djokovic loses Dubai quarterfinal to Jiri Veselý
When the new ATP singles rankings come out Monday, Medvedev will be the third Russian man to sit on top, joining Yevgeny Kafelnikov and Marat Safin.
Line Calls, presented by FanDuel Sportsbook: Andrey Rublev vs. Mackenzie McDonald, ATP Dubai
Rublev came away with a title last week in Marseille, but with this being his seventh match in nine days, fatigue could catch up to the Russian.