At the challenger tournament of Istanbul (Turkey, CH 90), Ruben (ATP-212) qualified for the third round.
Ruben is seeded tenth in Turkey and had a bye the first round. In the second round he had to face Romanian Mircea-Alexandru Jecan (ATP-638). The Belgian won the match after 1 hour and 37 minutes with 6-2 and 7-5. In the third round he will face sixth seed Lukas Rosol (ATP-145).