Ruben (ATP-169) was not able to reach the quarterfinal of the Challenger tournament in Segovia. He lost against the third seed on the Spanish hardcourt in the second round.
After an easy victory in the first round Ruben, Ruben had to face Ukrainian third seed Illya Marchenko (ATP-72). Ruben could not force any break points and lost after 1 hour and 4 minutes 6-3 and 6-4.
Ruben is now taking a week off to train and plays in Portoroz, Slovenia afterwards.