02-10 October 2017 / 08-15 October 2017

During his stay in Asia, Lucas participated in 2 tournaments. In beijing he lost to Rafael Nadal in the 1st round but delivered an outstanding performance during 2 sets. During the 2nd set tiebreak he had 2 match points against the world number 1 but could not convert it. Despite the deception of losing the match, it showed that Lucas has the skills to beat the very best players. Then Lucas played in Shanghai. He won his first match against Daniil Medvedev in straight sets but lost in the 2nd round to Fabio Fognini.

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