Early exit in Pune

Ruben (ATP-119) was not able to reach the main draw of the ATP tournament of Pune (India, $ 589 680). He lost in the first qualifying round.

Ruben, second seed on the qualifying draw, faced the 22-year-old Austrian Sebastian Ofner (ATP-184) for the third time in his career, the Belgian won their two previous matches. In Pune, Ofner was the better in three sets, the Austrian won the encounter after 1 hour and 41 minutes with 5-7, 6-3 and 6-1.