Ruben starts 2018 in India

Ruben (ATP-117) starts the new tennis season at the Tata Open Maharashtra in Pune (India). He directly entered the main draw.

In the first round, Ruben plays against qualifier Thiago Monteiro (ATP-124) from Brazil. In 2016 they played twice against each other, each won one encounter. When he wins, he will face second seed Kevin Anderson (ATP-14) in the second round.