Ruben (ATP-109) has qualified for the main draw of the ATP tournament in Chengdu (China). In the last qualifying round he was too strong for the Canadian Felix Auger Aliassime (ATP-144).
Ruben won the first set in the tiebreak with 7-6 (4) against the 18-year-old Auger-Aliassime. In the second set our compatriot was too strong with 6-2. The match lasted 1 hour and 44 minutes.
On the main draw he will face Mischa Zverev (ATP-63) in the first round. Ruben won all three of their previous encounters.