Ruben defeats 14th seed in Cherbourg

Ruben (ATP-251) has reached the third round at the Challenger tournament of Cherbourg (France, CH 80). In the second round he was too strong for the fourteenth seed.

Ruben got off to a good start against Tristan Lamasine (ATP-217). The Belgian took the first set with 6-4, but the Frenchman got the second set with 6-7 (2). In the third set, Ruben got the 6-3 advantage. The match lasted 2 hours and 30 minutes. In the third round Ruben will face Mischa Zverev (ATP-272) or fourth seed Marco Trungelliti (ATP-195).

On Wednesday, Ruben (ATP D-191) will play doubles together with German Dustin Brown (ATP D-270). In the first round they face French wildcards Kenny De Schepper (NG) and Hugo Gaston (ATP D-648).