Ruben (ATP-167) has failed to qualify for the semifinals of the Challenger tournament of Happy Valley in Australia. Peter Gojowczyk (ATP-189) was too strong in two sets.
In an exciting first set gave both players were broken once, and a tiebreak had to bring the decision. The German won a very close tiebreak 6-7(6). Also the second set went to Gojowczyk 4-6.
Ruben now travels to Melbourne for the qualifications of the Australian Open.