Ruben (ATP-130) was not able to reach the quarterfinals at the Odlum Brown VanOpen in Vancouver (Canada). He lost his match in the second round in two sets.
Ruben faced Lloyd Harris (ATP-145) in the second round. The South African had an excellent last few weeks, he won the Lexington tournament and was also in the final in Aptos. Also in Vancouver, Harris proved that he is currently in top shape, he beat Ruben 6-1 and 6-3. The match lasted 1 hour and 12 minutes.