Ruben (ATP-110) is one win away from the main draw of the Erste Bank Open in Vienna. He won his first qualifying match against a home player.
Ruben had to face Austrian Sebastian Ofner (ATP-183) in his first match. The Belgian lost the first set 3-6, but then the momentum changed. Ruben took the advantage and qualified for the decisive qualifying round with 6-3 and 6-4. Ruben will face Argentine Guido Pella (ATP-65), it is their first encounter.