Ruben (ATP-167) won his match in the second round of the Tunis Challenger tournament (Tunisia, CH 80). It is his first victory after a series of seven defeats.
Ruben started as the the ninth seed in Tunis. He had a bye in the first round and had to face the Croatian Nino Serdarusic (ATP-248) in the second round. The Belgian won the encounter after 1 hour and 18 minutes with 6-4 and 6-3. In the third round he will face seventh seed Quentin Halys (ATP-156) or the Brazilian Thomaz Bellucci (ATP-223).
Ruben (ATP D-406) also plays doubles with the German Tim Puetz (ATP D-73). In the first round they compete against Zdenek Kolar (ATP D-178) and Mark Vervoort (ATP D-184).