Ruben (ATP-225) was no able to reach the main draw at the Challenger tournament of Quimper (France, CH 80). He was defeated in three sets.
Just like last week, Ruben came into action in Quimper, France. In the first qualifying round, he had to face Evan Furness (ATP-423), who received a wildcard for the tournament. After more than two hours, the Belgian had to surrender in three sets: 6-4, 5-7 and 3-6.
Ruben (ATP D-190) will still be in action in the doubles together with the German Daniel Masur (ATP D-174). They will face French pair Grégoire Barrère (ATP D-184) and Albano Olivetti (ATP D-156) in the first round.