Ruben (ATP-86) has easily reached the second round of the challenger tournament of Eckental (Germany). He defeated his first opponent in two sets.
Ruben started the tournament as the top seed. In the first round he had to face South African Lloyd Harris (ATP-215). Our compatriot won the first set with 6-3 and then kept up his high level. The second set went easily to the Belgian with 6-2. The match lasted 54 minutes. In the second round Ruben will face Italian Lucas Vanni (ATP-152).
Ruben (ATP D-263) also plays doubles together with Denys Molchanov (ATP D-123), they meet Andre Begemann (ATP D-94) and Tim Puetz (ATP D-162) in the first round.