Novak Djokovic makes winning return in Shanghai Masters by overpowering Fabio Fognini in straight sets
Novak Djokovic made a winning return following a month-long injury layoff, beating Fabio Fognini 6-3, 6-3 in the second round of the Shanghai Masters.
Djokovic hadn't played a match since losing to Stan Wawrinka at the U.S. Open, pulling out of last week's China Open with an elbow injury.
The top-seeded Serb was rusty in his comeback in Shanghai - double-faulting four times and making 18 unforced errors with only 13 winners - but he had no trouble dispatching an even more erratic Fognini, who racked up 40 unforced errors of his own.
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