Ruben (ATP-124) has reached the main draw of the third grand slam tournament of the year. In the decisive qualifying round at Wimbledon, he beat Gerard Melzer (ATP-144) in three sets.
In the final qualifying round three sets were needed for a victory. A motivated Ruben got the victory after one hour and 50 minutes with 6-4, 7-5 and 6-3.
Ruben already reached the main draw four times before: in 2011, 2012, 2015, and 2016.