Ruben (ATP-225) failed to advance to the main draw of the Challenger tournament of Quimper (France, CH 100). He lost in the first qualifying round.
Ruben faced Manuel Guinard (ATP-305) in the first qualifying round. The Frenchman received a wildcard for the qualifications, and made good use of it. After 1 hour and 12 minutes, Ruben had to surrender with 6-3 and 6-2.
Ruben still awaits his first victory of the year. Next week he will be in action at the Challenger tournament of Cherbourg (France, CH 100).