Ruben (ATP D-206) and Kimmer Coppejans (ATP D-261) were not able to create an upset in the doubles at the European Open (Antwerp, ATP 250). They had to surrender in two sets to the top seeds
Ruben and Kimmer received a wildcard for the doubles. The Belgian pair had no luck with the draw and had to face immediately top seeds Kevin Krawietz (ATP D-13) and Andreas Mies (ATP D-16). That match was scheduled on Court 1 on Wednesday evening.
Ruben and Kimmer played a decent match, but failed to break their opponents' serve. The experienced German doubles pair had enough with one break in each set to win the encounter. After one hour the 6-3 and 6-4 final score was on the scoreboard.