The men's round at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships kicks off on Monday.
The tournament features five of the world’s top 12 players, with Novak Djokovic heading the line-up.
The world no. 1 takes on Tunisia's Malek Jaziri on the opening day.
Gael Monfils, Richard Gasquet, Andrey Rublev and Philipp Kohlschreiber are some of the other players scheduled to hit the courts later.