Ruben (ATP-190) has reached the second round of the Challenger tournament of Champaign in the United States. Wednesday he plays doubles together with Joris De Loore (ATP D-408).
Ruben started as the sixth seed in Champaign. In a bit more than an hour he defeated British Cameron Norrie (ATP-296) 6-4 and 6-3. In the next round he will face American Mitchell Krueger (ATP-211).
In doubles the Belgian pair faces Ruan Roelofse (ATP D-183) and Tucker Vorster (ATP D-276) from South Africa in the first round.