Ruben (ATP-188) has reached the main draw at Wimbledon. In the deciding qualifying round he beat 21th seed heeft Daniel Brands (ATP-130) in five sets.
Just like in his previous match Ruben had to fight for the victory. He won the first two sets 6-1 and 6-4 and served for the match at 6-5 in the third set. Brands managed to force a tiebreak and the German won it 6-7(2). Brands also won the fourth set 4-6. Ruben did not surrender and broke early in the fifth set, he managed to hold and won the set 6-3.
Ruben reached the main draw at Wimbledon for the fourth time. In the first round he will face Thomaz Bellucci (ATP-62) from Brazil.