Ruben (ATP-202) has reached the second round of the challenger tournament of Orléans (France, CH 125). He won his first match in two sets.
Ruben faced Bosnian Mirza Basic (ATP-219) in the first round. In the first set both players were matched, the Belgian won the tiebreak with 7-6 (4). In the second set, Ruben got the advantage with 6-3. The encounter lasted 1 hour and 14 minutes.
In the second round Ruben will face sixteenth seed Yannick Maden (ATP-136), he won his two previous encounters with the German.