Ruben (ATP-159) was not able to qualify for the second round of the challenger tournament in Rennes (France). He lost a close match to the Frenchman Mathias Bourgue (ATP-176).
Last Sunday, Ruben claimed the title in Koblenz. In Rennes however he was defeated after a tough three-setter against Frenchman Bourgue, he lost 4-6 7-6(4) and 5-7. The match lasted 2 hours and 11 minutes.
Next week, Ruben will be in action with the Belgian Davis Cup team. They will face the German team in Frankfurt.