Aljaž started his campaign in Banja Luka with a 6:1 in 7:6(6) win over WC Laslo Djere (SRB), currently ranked 556. After the match Aljaž told that he is satisfied with his first round performance. He added that he started the match very well and that he served on a high level throughout the whole match. He lacked a bit of luck in the second set to break the opponent but was very happy to finish the match in straight sets. Tomorrow Aljaž plays against Italian Simone Vagnozzi.