Ruben (ATP-154) has reached the final of the challenger tournament in Drummondville, Canada. He defeated an Australian in two short sets.
Ruben, seeded fourth in Canada, played against Australian John-Patrick Smith (ATP-243) in the semifinal. The Belgian did not lose his serve during the entire match and won after 1 hour and 5 minutes with 6-4 and 6-1.
In the final Ruben will fight for the title against the winner of the Canadian clash between the 17-year-old Denis Shapovalov (ATP-253) and 16-year-old Felix Auger Aliassime (ATP-511).