Ruben (ATP-109) received a wildcard for the third edition of the European Open. From 14 October he will play for a home crowd at the Lotto Arena in Antwerp.
The complete entry list was announced at a press conference. Ruben will get competition from, among others, David Goffin (ATP-11), Diego Schwartzman (ATP-13), Kyle Edmund (ATP-16), Gael Monfils (ATP-42), Feliciano Lopez (ATP-63) and former winners Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (ATP-73, winner 2017) and Richard Gasquet (ATP-24, winner 2016).
Ruben played the semifinal last year and looks forward to the tournament: "It is always fun to play for my fans in my own country. I like the surface and I am determined to once again deliver a strong performance."
Ruben's will next be in action in St. Petersburg, Chengdu and Tokyo.