Ruben (ATP-124) has reached the third qualifying round at Wimbledon. He won his second match in three sets.
Ruben had to play against Frenchman Mathias Bourgue (ATP-149) in the second qualifying round. Bourgue turned out to be a tough opponent, but eventually had to surrender. In the third set Ruben went up 3-0, a lead which he defended successfully: 6-4, 3-6 and 6-3.
In the third and decisive qualifying round, Ruben has to face Austrian Gerald Melzer (ATP-144). They meet for the first time.